Cinnamon Apple Butter

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Apr. 27, 2011


Tart apples 10 Pound
Apple cider/Water 5 Cup (80 tbs)
Sugar 4 Cup (64 tbs)
Dark corn syrup 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Ground cinnamon 2 Teaspoon
Ground cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon


Core and thickly slice the apples.

(Measure 30 cups sliced.) Place apple slices in 10-quart kettle or Dutch oven.

Add apple cider or water.

Bring mixture to boiling; reduce heat.

Cover and simmer till apples are tender, about 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Press through food mill or sieve.

Return to kettle.

Boil apple mixture gently, uncovered, 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Stir in sugar and dark corn syrup.

Boil gently, stirring frequently with a long-handled spoon, till mixture is of desired thickness, about 1 3/4 hours.

Stir in cinnamon and cloves.

Cook and stir apple butter 15 minutes more.

Pour hot butter into hot, clean half-pint jars.

Adjust lids.

Process in boiling water bath 10 minutes.

(Start timing when water returns to boiling.)

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Preparation Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 7430Calories from Fat 3

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 0 g0.6%

Saturated Fat 0.1 g0.5%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 559.2 mg23.3%

Total Carbohydrates 1834 g611.3%

Dietary Fiber 74.31 g297%

Sugars 1473.8 g

Protein 0 g0.9%

Vitamin A 0.7% Vitamin C 10631%

Calcium 291.8% Iron 33.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet