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Makes: 4 cups
Prep time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes
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Microwave Applesauce
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Prep time: 15 minutesCooking time: 10 minutesTotal time: 25 minutes


apples, peeled, cored and quartered
1⁄4 cup
1⁄3 cup
1⁄4 teaspoon


  1. Place apples and water in a 2 quart microwave safe dish.
  2. Cover apples with microwave-safe cover or plastic wrap and cook on high for 6 to 8 minutes or until apples are easily pierced with a fork.
  3. Add sugar and cinnamon.
  4. Use a potato masher or fork to make smooth or chunky applesauce.
  5. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.


  • Frozen apple slices work great in this recipe.
Serving Size: 
1/2 cup
Nutritional Label: 
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