Slow-Cooker Apple Butter

Here’s a no-fuss recipe for delicious apple butter, which you can partly make overnight while you sleep. It’s hard to beat good, old-fashioned slow-cooker apple butter

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Slow-Cooker Apple Butter
 
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Recipe type: Side Dish
Serves: 3 pints
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Here's a no-fuss recipe for delicious apple butter, which you can partly make overnight while you sleep.
Ingredients
  • Apple slices
  • ½ cup water
  • 2 to 3 cup sugar
  • ½ cup cider vinegar
  • ½ tsp ground cloves
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • ½ tsp allspice
Instructions
  1. Fill a 4 to 5 quater slow cooker with pared, cored, sliced apples.
  2. Add water.
  3. Cook on low until the apples are tender.
  4. If you wish, you can put this on at bedtime and let it cook all night.
  5. Next morning, pour off all liquid.
  6. Puree cook apples in a blender.
  7. Return to slow cooker.
  8. Add sugar, spices and vinegar. Cook for 3 hours or until it spreads consistently.
  9. Makes 2 to 3 pints.
Slow-Cooker Apple Butter

It’s hard to beat slow-cooker apple butter.

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4 Responses to Slow-Cooker Apple Butter

  1. Linda Brock June 14, 2016 at 7:09 am #

    My grandmother made the stewed potatoes all the time during my childhood…we are from the deep south..good ole Georgia ❤

  2. Ouida Kinney May 3, 2016 at 11:04 pm #

    the recipe doesn’t say how many apples or pounds of apples or slices. Help?

    • Cecile July 30, 2016 at 4:29 pm #

      4 to 5 quarts, depends on the size of your slow cooker. There are 4 cups in a quarter. So 16 cups in 4 quarts. 20 cups in 5 quarts. I hope this helps!

    • Cecile July 30, 2016 at 4:31 pm #

      4 to 5 quarts, depends on the size of your slow cooker. There are 4 cups in a quart. So 16 cups in 4 quarts. 20 cups in 5 quarts. I hope this helps!

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