Pressure-Cooker Cinnamon Applesauce

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. Cook: 5 min. + releasing


12 servings (8 cups)

Updated: Jan. 06, 2023
Homemade applesauce is a breeze in an electric pressure cooker. A few minutes of prep and a short cook time put this treat on the table very quickly! —Ally Billhorn, Wilton, Iowa
Pressure-Cooker Cinnamon Applesauce Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 5 pounds apples (about 15 medium), peeled and chopped
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt


  1. Combine all ingredients in a 6-qt. electric pressure cooker. Lock lid; close pressure-release valve. Adjust to pressure-cook on high for 5 minutes. Let pressure release naturally.
  2. Mash apples with a potato masher or use an immersion blender until blended. Serve warm or store in airtight container in the refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts

2/3 cup: 101 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 25mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (22g sugars, 3g fiber), 0 protein.