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Strawberry-Apple Sauce

Strawberry-Apple Sauce

Recipe: Strawberry-Applesauce From: Honor Fabun at†Plant Based on a Budget

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My favorite summer fruit meets my favorite autumn fruit in this wholesome treat. Iím lucky enough to live in Californiaís central valley, where I can get both at the same time. Locally-grown and fresh as can be.

Feel free to adjust the amount of sugar used.

Ingredients

  • 3 1/2 lbs. of apples (about 12 medium,) peeled, cored and chopped
  • 1/2 C. water
  • 1/3 C. sugar
  • 1 pint strawberries, rinsed and hulled
  • 1 t. vanilla extract

Directions:

  • Add chopped apple, water and sugar to large stockpot. Bring to a simmer. Simmer 25 minutes, or until apples are soft, stirring often and checking for sticking. If apples begin to stick to the bottom of the pot, add a large splash more of water. Once soft, turn off heat.
  • Add strawberries and vanilla extract. Using an immersion blender, blend apple-strawberry mixture until smooth. (If you don’t have an immersion blender, transfer to an upright blender or food processor.) Enjoy warm or chilled.

 

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10:16AM PDT on Sep 11, 2013

Be better nutritionally speaking to LEAVE THE APPLE PEEL INTACT!

5:59PM PDT on Sep 4, 2013

Qué rico! :)

4:00PM PDT on Sep 3, 2013

Thanks for sharing!

6:15AM PDT on Aug 30, 2013

Looks and sounds good!

11:47PM PDT on Aug 29, 2013

Thnks

8:20PM PDT on Aug 29, 2013

yummy!

6:14AM PDT on Aug 28, 2013

This sounds so delicious, thanks for the recipe.

6:05AM PDT on Aug 28, 2013

sounds really good; I'll have to try it.

12:23AM PDT on Aug 28, 2013

Sounds good, have to try it.

2:41PM PDT on Aug 27, 2013

Sounds really delicious but will not use the sugar.

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