Forget everything you’ve ever disliked about store-bought applesauce. This homemade applesauce recipe tastes like the inside of an apple pie! Applesauce is very easy to make and requires just a few basic ingredients. In a quick take, all you need is apples, lemon, and cinnamon.
3 lbs apples
3 lbs pears
3 tbsp lemon juice
3 cinnamon sticks
Dutch Oven or oven-safe pot
PREHEAT oven to 350℉.
PEEL, CUT and core all the apples and pears and place in the dutch oven.
PLACE the rest of the ingredients in the dutch oven.
COVER and bake for 1.5 hours.
REMOVE peel and cinnamon sticks before mashing the apples and pears.
serve and enjoy!
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STORAGE: Store any leftovers in an airtight container for at most 2 weeks in the fridge and 2 months in the freezer.
TIPS: You can cook this on LOW for 5-6 hours in a slow cooker until apples and pears are super soft.