Best Chunky Applesauce (Slow Cooker) Quick & Easy

★★★★★ 4 Reviews
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By Family Favorites
from Not Far From Green Bay, WI

This is by far the best, most delicious and easiest way to make applesauce! This recipe is over 30 years old and has been a tried and true standby in my kitchen. Served warm with whipped cream or ice cream, your family will never want store-bought again. Make a double batch... it will go fast!

serves 12
prep time 15 Min
cook time 8 Hr
method Slow Cooker Crock Pot


  • 8-10 lg
    cooking apples, cut into chunks, or 12 medium apples. i like granny smiths.
  • 1/2 c
    water or apple juice
  • 1/2-1 tsp
    cinnamon, optional
  • 1/2-1 c
    sugar (i use 1/4 c. white sugar, 1/2 c. brown sugar)
  • 1 pinch
    each of nutmeg and ginger, if desired

How To Make

  • 1
    Place all ingredients into crock pot. Cover and cook on low for approximately 6-8 hours.
  • 2
    Serve warm with whipped cream or ice cream. We also like it served over oatmeal.