Quick Microwaved Honeyed Applesauce

Homemade applesauce doesn't get any easier than this! Just 10 minutes in the microwave is all it takes.

  • prep time 10 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 5

Ingredients

4
medium Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored and chopped (about 5 cups)
3/4
cup apple juice
1/4
cup honey
2
tablespoons butter
3/4
teaspoon apple pie spice
  • 1 Place all ingredients in microwavable container with cover; stir until well combined. Partially cover container, leaving small amount of space for steam to escape.
  • 2 Microwave on High 10 minutes. Cool slightly. For chunky applesauce, use potato masher or hand mixer to blend to desired thickness. For smooth applesauce, process in food processor until smooth. Serve warm, or refrigerate until cool.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    180
    (
    Calories from Fat
    45),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    5g
    5%
    (Saturated Fat
    3g,
    3%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    10mg
    10%;
    Sodium
    45mg
    45%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    34g
    34%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    30g
    30%
    ),
    Protein
    0g
    0%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    4%;
    Vitamin C
    4%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    0 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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