Christmas Apple Butter

sandra parker

By
@spicy7

I would make apple butter for my sons to give to their teachers at Christmas when they grew up I continued to make and give it to friends and neighbors.


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Serves:

many

Prep:

35 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

5 lb
apples
2/3 c
apple cider vinegar
1/2 c
un-sweet apple juice 100%
1/2 c
water
31/2 c
sugar
2 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/8 tsp
ground cloves
1/8 tsp
ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Chop apples leave skin on. Place in a large, deep pot.
2
Pour liquids on . Bring to boil cook until soft about 20, 25 MINUTES.
3
Run through a food mill .
4
Add sugar + salt, stir until dissolved then add spices.
5
Pour into 5 quart slow cooker . Cook uncovered on high about 1 hour or until desired thickness.
6
Sterilize jars and lids . Pour apple butter in pint jars leave 1/4 head space. PUT IN WATER BATH 10 MINUTES TO SEAL REMOVE AND LET COOL . MAKES 4 PINTS

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Sauces
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Christmas, #gifts