Enjoy a collection of our best homemade applesauce recipes! Plus, see a few of our favorite recipes that use applesauce as an ingredient—from applesauce bread to applesauce pudding!
When making applesauce, it’s important to use a softer apple variety (such as McIntosh, Macoun, or Cortland) that cooks down more easily. Find out which apples are best for making applesauce, pies, and other apple dishes.
Applesauce Recipes: Making Applesauce
This homemade Cinnamon Applesauce can be eaten straight from the jar or paired with grilled pork chops or potato pancakes.
Our Indian Summer Applesauce recipe is a reader favorite. Combine apples and purple plums for wonderful flavor and beautiful color.
Making homemade applesauce is a favorite fall tradition of ours. Here’s how to make applesauce–and how to can it for year-round deliciousness.
How to Serve Applesauce
Applesauce is a delicious snack or dessert on its own. Also, try mixing into oatmeal and hot cereal instead of sugar.
Image: Latke Recipe. Credit: Greenart/Shutterstock.
Recipes Using Applesauce
Applesauce is also a delicious ingredient for baking, adding natural moistness and flavor. Try making Applesauce Bread, Applesauce Cake, or Applesauce Pie.
Enjoy this delicious applesauce bread with our homemade apple butter!
We recommend brown butter frosting for this applesauce cake.
More Applesauce Recipes
What’s your favorite applesauce recipe? What sort of pastries do you like to use it in? Let us know in the comments below!