Lower Sugar Spicy All-Day Apple Butter

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This is my version of all day apple butter using more apples, less sugar, and a wider range of spices. It earned me a permanent supply of free apples from my local farmer friend, and I promise it will make you some new friends too!

1
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
10 hrs
Total Time:
10 hrs 20 mins
Servings:
32
Yield:
32 ounces

Ingredients

  • 10 pounds apples - peeled, cored, and chopped

  • ½ cup white sugar

  • 4 teaspoons ground cinnamon

  • 1 teaspoon ground cloves

  • 1 teaspoon ground allspice

  • ¾ teaspoon ground nutmeg

  • ¼ teaspoon salt

  • ¼ cup sugar-free butter-flavored syrup

  • ¼ cup honey

  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup

  • 1 tablespoon Mexican vanilla extract

  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice

  • ½ teaspoon molasses

Directions

  1. Place apples in a slow cooker. Sprinkle with sugar, cinnamon, cloves, allspice, nutmeg, and salt. Cover and cook on High for 2 hours.

  2. Stir butter-flavored syrup, honey, maple syrup, vanilla extract, lemon juice, and molasses into the apple mixture; mash apples with a potato masher or fork.

  3. Reduce heat to Low, cover, and continue cooking apple mixture until thickened and dark brown, 9 to 11 hours, whisking frequently. Remove cover and cook for 1 to 2 more hours.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

102 Calories
0g Fat
27g Carbs
0g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 32
Calories 102
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 1%
Sodium 25mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 27g 10%
Dietary Fiber 4g 13%
Total Sugars 21g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 7mg 34%
Calcium 14mg 1%
Iron 0mg 2%
Potassium 161mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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