Apple Butter from Applesauce

  • Author: Lynette Rice
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 8 hours
  • Total Time: 8 hours 5 minutes
  • Yield: 8 1x


Delicious apple butter from applesauce recipe that combines apple cider, cinnamon and other fall ingredients.  Also, makes your house smell amazing!



  • 8 Cups unsweetened applesauce
  • 2 1/2 Cups sugar
  • 1 3/4 Cups apple cider
  • 1 TB cinnamon
  • 1 tsp ground cloves
  • 1 tsp ground allspice


  1. Add all ingredients to medium sized crockpot. Mix well.
  2. Cook on high, uncovered, for 8 hours. (Less or more time based on thickness desired.)
  3. After done cooking, turn off crockpot and let cool.
  4. Add to canning jars and seal. Place in freezer and freeze up to one year. Keep refrigerated when thawed.

  • Category: Appetizer
  • Method: Crockpot
  • Cuisine: North American

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