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!
If you have a jar of applesauce, you have the key to all kinds of deliciousness!
1. BLUEBERRY APPLESAUCE SNACK MUFFINS
These melt-in-your-mouth muffins substitute out some of the oil using applesauce, yielding a healthier muffin with a delicious flavor!
2. BLUEBERRY APPLESAUCE LOAF
This loaf is not only delicious but beautiful, making it a great gift.
3. HOMEMADE MANGO FRUIT SNACKS
Making fruit snacks at home is surprisingly easy!
4. TO-DIE-FOR CARROT CAKE
This carrot cake made with applesauce looks beyond delicious and most decidedly to die for!
5. WHOLE WHEAT ZUCCHINI APPLESAUCE BREAD
This bread is filled with whole grain goodness and less fat thanks to the applesauce.
6. SPICED CARROT MINI BUNDT CAKES
These adorable little cakes are filled with all kinds of flavor and wholesome goodness!
7. APPLESAUCE SOUR CREAM WITH SWEET POTATO LATKES
These sweet potato latkes look amazing, but the applesauce sour cream is what really makes me want to dive right in!
8. APPLESAUCE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES
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.
9. EGGLESS PUMPKIN PIE
Need a pumpkin pie without the eggs? Let applesauce help you get there!
10. HEART-HEALTHY APPLE OAT BRAN MUFFINS
These tasty muffins are irresistible even to kids and will do you heart a bit of good, too!
11. BLACKBERRY SUNRISE SKINNY MUFFINS
These healthy muffins are packed with complex flavor and good things like antioxidants.
12. SWEET POTATO MORNING GLORY MUFFINS
These wholesome muffins are perfect for little ones or grown-ups!More On