Delicious Apple Butter -no sugar added

Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 10 hours


  • 10-15 organic small apples cored, pealed, sliced
  • Zest out of 1/2 organic lemon
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp fresh ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp ground cloves


  • Place all ingredients in a slow cooker and heat on Low for 8 hours.
  • Using a handheld immersion blender (or blender if you don't have one) , gently puree the apples until you reach desired apple butter consistency.
  • Put lid back on slightly ajar and let cook for the remaining 2 hours.
  • Let cool, and store in jars in the fridge.


Don't have a slowcooker? No worries, cook your apples on the stove. You’ll just have to watch and stir often. On the stove it won’t take nearly as long if you are attentive to it!