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5 from 3 votes

Crockpot Pear & Ginger Applesauce

This easy crockpot pear applesauce with ginger takes very little effort when made in the slow cooker. Eat it on its own or scoop it onto ice cream.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time8 hrs
Total Time8 hrs 15 mins
Course: Sauces/Condiments
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Crockpot, Instant Pot, Slow Cooker
Servings: 8 Servings (4 cups total)
Calories: 151kcal

Ingredients

  • 5 medium-sized Gala apples peeled, cored, quartered, and sliced
  • 5 medium-sized Bartlett pears cored, quartered, and sliced
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons finely grated fresh ginger
  • 1/4 cup water or apple juice

Instructions

  • Place all of the apple and pear pieces in a large bowl and stir in sugar, ground cinnamon and grated ginger.
  • Pour water or apple juice into the bottom of a large crockpot (slow cooker) and add the apple mixture.
  • Cover, turn the crockpot setting to Low, and cook for about 8 hours (or on High for 5 hours), stirring occasionally and breaking up the apple and pear slices with a wooden spoon as they soften.
  • Serve warm or room temperature.

Nutrition

Serving: 0.5Cup | Calories: 151kcal | Carbohydrates: 38g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 242mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 28g | Vitamin A: 95IU | Vitamin C: 10.1mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 0.3mg