Christmas Apple Butter

sandra parker


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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35 Min
1 Hr
Slow Cooker Crock Pot


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

How to Make Christmas Apple Butter


  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

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About Christmas Apple Butter

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

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