Ninja Foodi Applesauce

spoonful of homemade applesauce

Easy homemade applesauce that comes together in minutes in your Ninja Foodi pressure cooker or Instant Pot.



  1. Add water, brown sugar, white sugar, ground cinnamon and lemon juice to the Foodi cooking pot.
  2. Stir in chopped apples until they are coated.
  3. Select HIGH PRESSURE for 8 minutes. Then quick release.
  4. Remove the lid.
  5. Smash any remaining large chunks with a potato masher.
  6. Stir in vanilla and enjoy.


If making this applesauce on the stovetop, mix the ingredients in a large cooking pot and stir the apples over medium to medium-high heat. Then cover the pot and let the apples cook for 25 minutes or so until tender.