~ Cassies Chunky Applesauce ~

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Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

With Fall comes apple season. My favorite time of the year. I love taking advantage of the abundance of delicious apples available. Making my own applesauce is particularly tops on my list. My family loves it. I used Northern Spy and threw in 1/2 a Granny Smith as we like a tart/sweet sauce. Sweeten to your liking and depending what apples you use may require more or less sugar. I add some raisins, but if not a raisin fan, just leave them out.
I hope you try it sometimes, it's too darn easy not to. I served it with a pork roast and mashed potatoes. Yum!

Enjoy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
about 4 cups
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 lb
    northern spy or your favorite - cored, peeled and chunked - for a sweet / tart sauce, combine apples such as granny smith and mcintosh
  • 3/4 c
    apple cider
  • 1/4 c
    raisins - optional
  • 1/4 - 1/3 c
    sugar or to taste
  • 1 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 - 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon

How to Make ~ Cassies Chunky Applesauce ~

Step-by-Step

  1. In a medium saucepan, over medium heat, add apples, cider, sugars, cinnamon and bring to a boil.
  2. Once boiling, reduce heat to simmer and continue cooking until apples are tender and liquid is reduced. ( About 20 minutes )
    Once tender, I use a potato masher and coarsely mash the apples. Can sprinkle with additional cinnamon or even chopped nuts for a little added texture.

    Great warm, but equally as good cold. Up to you. A great accompaniment to pork dishes.
  3. Enjoy!

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About ~ Cassies Chunky Applesauce ~

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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