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spiced orange apple butter

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a recipe by
Tammy Brownlow
Dallas, TX

I absolutely love apple butter. I wanted to try something different and orange was the first thing that came to mind. I always love the flavor of orange this time of year. It worked so well I thought I would share it with all my foodie friends.

★★★★★ 1
serves About 2 pints
prep time 10 Min
cook time 4 Hr
method Stove Top

Ingredients For spiced orange apple butter

  • 2 lb
    apples, a mixture of your favorite
  • 1/2 can
    undiluted frozen orange juice concentrate
  • 2 tsp
    fresh ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 pinch
    ground cardamom seed
  • 1/2 c
    sugar for every cup of apple mixture

How To Make spiced orange apple butter

  • 1
    In a dutch oven add peeled, seeded, and quartered apples with 1/2 cup water and frozen oj concentrate.
  • 2
    Cool and puree in a food processor until thick. Measure back into dutch oven. Add 1/2 cup sugar for every cup of apple mixture. Then add spices and cook on low for 2 hours.
  • 3
    Pour into sterilized jars and secure lid. Leave about 1/4 inch from the top.
  • 4
    Process in boiling water for 10 minutes.