Apple Butter II

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

This tasty apple butter is a family favorite. It is one of the best recipes you'll ever have for this treat.
Depending on the sweetness of the apples used, the amount of sugar may be adjusted to taste.


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Serves:

12 / 14 Cups

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

12 Hr

Method:

Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

5 1/2 lb
apples, (peeled, cored, and finely choped)
3 c
sugar: or adjust sugar for sweetness of apples
2 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp
ground cloves
1/4 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place the apples in a slow cooker. In a medium bowl, mix the sugar, cinnamon, cloves, and salt.
Pour mixture over the apples in the slow cooker and mix well.
2
Cover and cook on high for 1 hour. Reduce heat to low and cook 9 to 11 hours, stirring occasionally, until mixture is thickened and dark brown. Uncover and continue cooking on low for 1 hour.
Stir with a whisk, or use a hand mixer if desired, to increase smoothness.
3
Spoon the mixture into sterile containers, cover and refrigerate or freeze.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Sauces, Spreads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom
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