Microwave Applesauce



6 servings (serving size: 1/2 cup)

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Nutritional Information

Calories 121
Caloriesfromfat 4 %
Fat 0.6 g
Satfat 0.1 g
Monofat 0.0 g
Polyfat 0.2 g
Protein 0.3 g
Carbohydrate 31.2 g
Fiber 4.5 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.4 mg
Sodium 2 mg
Calcium 14 mg


4 1/2 cups thinly sliced peeled Golden Delicious apples (about 1 pound)
4 1/2 cups thinly sliced peeled Winesap apples (about 1 pound)
3/4 cup apple cider
2 tablespoons dark brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon ground cloves


Combine all ingredients in a 3-quart casserole; toss well. Cover surface with plastic wrap; vent. Microwave at HIGH 12 minutes or until tender, stirring every 3 minutes; let cool.

Place apple mixture in a food processor; process until smooth. Return apple mixture to casserole. Cover with wax paper; microwave at HIGH 6 to 8 minutes, stirring every 3 minutes. Cover and chill.