Here's a simple way to make your own homemade apple butter. What makes this apple butter the best? It's made from healthy ingredients and added Jim Beam for a special surprise!
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Step 1: Gather Ingredients
3lbs of apples sliced (Fuji or Gala)
1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp ginger powder
2 tbsp stevia (or sugar)
pinch of salt
1/4 cup water
1/4 cup Jim Beam Apple
Step 2: Put Ingredients in the Crockpot
Slice the apples (you can leave the skin on!)
Add spices, water, and bourbon.
Stir everything together.
Step 3: Cook Apple Butter
Cover and cook on low for 9 hours.
Step 4: Stir
The apples will begin to cook down.
Step 5: Puree
Use an immersion blender to puree the apple butter.
If you don't have an immersion blender, you can use a blender.
Let the apple butter cook on low for 1 hour.
Step 6: Storage
Store your apple butter in the refrigerator (if it lasts through the day) for up to 2 weeks.
You can keep additional apple butter in the freezer until you are ready to use.
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