Applesauce is a great ingredient to use in all kinds of cooking, especially baking. You can substitute it for eggs and fat in many recipes, and in others it adds really wonderful flavor and texture. These 15 recipes using applesauce show just how versatile applesauce can be whether it’s in a starring or supporting role, applesauce can really shine!
Breakout the applesauce! 1 of 16
If you have a jar of applesauce, you have the key to all kinds of deliciousness!
Blueberry Applesauce Snack Muffins 2 of 16
These melt-in-your-mouth muffins substitute out some of the oil using applesauce, yielding a healthier muffin with a delicious flavor!
Blueberry Applesauce Loaf 3 of 16
This loaf is not only delicious but beautiful, making it a great gift.
Homemade Mango Fruit Snacks 4 of 16
Making fruit snacks at home is surprisingly easy!
Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookie Dough Balls 5 of 16
These little treats are so good you may become addicted. Fair warning!
Whole Wheat Zucchini Applesauce Bread 6 of 16
This bread is filled with whole grain goodness and less fat thanks to the applesauce.
Spiced Carrot Mini Bundt Cakes 7 of 16
These adorable little cakes are filled with all kinds of flavor and wholesome goodness!
Applesauce Sour Cream with Sweet Potato Latkes 8 of 16
These sweet potato latkes look amazing, but the applesauce sour cream is what really makes me want to dive right in!
Applesauce Chocolate Chip Cookies 9 of 16
Eat your cookies and enjoy them, too! These chocolate chip cookies have less fat thanks to yummy applesauce, alleviating some of the guilt I have when I eat half-a-dozen at a time.
Eggless Pumpkin Pie 10 of 16
Need a pumpkin pie without the eggs? Let applesauce help you get there!
Heart-Healthy Apple Oat Bran Muffins 11 of 16
These tasty muffins are irresistible even to kids and will do you heart a bit of good, too!
Sweet Potato Morning Glory Muffins 12 of 16
These wholesome muffins are perfect for little ones or grown-ups!
Applesauce Pancakes with Apple Cider Syrup 13 of 16
These fluffy pancakes have a nice, soft apple flavor, and, doused in the apple cider syrup, they look like heaven!
Blackberry Sunrise Skinny Muffins 14 of 16
These healthy muffins are packed with complex flavor and good things like antioxidants.
To-Die-For Carrot Cake 15 of 16
This carrot cake made with applesauce looks beyond delicious and most decidedly to die for!
Gingerbread Pancakes with Warm Maple Applesauce 16 of 16
This sounds like the perfect autumn breakfast to me!
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