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Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce

This Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce recipe is sure to be a hit with your kids and it will make your home smell amazing! You will need a few simple ingredients and a couple of my favorite kitchen tools to make this recipe.

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How to make Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce

To make the applesauce, simply peel and chop the apples and combine them in the crock pot with the blueberries, lemon juice and cinnamon! My son helped with the chopping for this recipe with these awesome kid safe knives we love!

Crockpot Blueberry Applesauce

Once you have all of your ingredients combined, cook on low for 3-4 hours or until the apples are tender. Next, use an immersion blender to blend the applesauce until smooth. Finally, let cool and store in the refrigerator for up to two weeks. I prefer to store any homemade applesauce in mason jars which make for easy pouring. Also, this recipe can easily be doubled or tripled depending on the size of the crock pot used.

Crockpot Blueberry Applesauce

Recipe notes:

  • The blueberries contain pectin which will naturally thicken the applesauce, however if you prefer a thinner applesauce, just add a little water until your desired consistency is achieved.
  • The lemon juice helps to keep the apples from turning too brown while they are cooking but it also aids in extending the shelf life.
  • Do not store applesauce in the pantry because there are no preservatives.
  • This recipe freezes well.
Crockpot Blueberry Applesauce

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If you and your kids loved this Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce be sure to check out these recipes too: Pear Pumpkin Applesauce and Very Berry Spinach Applesauce! Looking for more crock pot recipes? Try our Crock Pot Chicken Fajitas, Crock Pot Pasta Sauce, Crock Pot Orange Chicken, Crock Pot Chuck Roast with Potatoes, Crock Pot Hawaiian Chicken, Chicken Bone Broth, Crock Pot Chicken Enchiladas, and Crock Pot Baked Potatoes.

Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce

Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce

Yield: 8 servings
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 4 hours
Total Time: 4 hours 20 minutes

Homemade Crock Pot Blueberry Applesauce is perfectly sweet with no added sugar!

Ingredients

  • 3 lb Gala apples (about 10 small or 6 large)
  • 1 cup frozen blueberries
  • 1 tbsp cinnamon
  • Juice from 1 lemon

Instructions

  1. Peel, core and chop all apples.
  2. Combine all ingredients in a crockpot.
  3. Cook on low for 3-4 hours or until apples are tender.
  4. Blend until smooth with immersion blender.
  5. Cool and store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks. Also can be frozen.

Notes

Blueberries can be substituted for any frozen berry if preferred.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 128Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 20mgCarbohydrates: 31gFiber: 5gSugar: 23gProtein: 1g

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