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Slow-Cooker Apple Sauce

Slow-Cooker Apple Sauce
Slow-Cooker Apple SauceTODAY
Cook Time:
4 hrs

Chef notes

Here's yet another unexpected way to use your slow cooker: To make apple sauce! Throw all your ingredients in there and let it do its magic for a few hours. Just make sure you have the right apples — here's how to tell.

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  • 8 apples, peeled, cored and chopped
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 pinch ground nutmeg



In a slow cooker, add the chopped apples, cinnamon sticks, lemon juice, water, salt and ground nutmeg. Cook on high for 4 to 6 hours.


Mash with a potato masher. Serve warm or cold.