Cinnamon Applesauce

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“I have been making this sauce for over 10 years and it is thoroughly enjoyed by all and especially most children. I am not certain where this recipe originated, but I have experimented with it and came up with this tasty sauce.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a small saucepan, add 1 cup water and cinnamon candies; bring to boil, reduce heat and simmer for about 5 to 6 minutes or until candies are dissolved.
  2. In a large saucepan or cooking pot, add apples and the dissolved candy mixture along with the additional 1/2 cup of water.
  3. Cook until apples are soft; mash apples.
  4. Now add 1 cup sugar, hot-tamale jelly beans and continue to simmer until most of the tamale beans are dissolved, about 10 minutes.
  5. Some of the jelly beans will not be dissolved and this is okay, they will be light in color.
  6. Serve hot or refrigerate until ready to serve.
  7. Serve with ice cream, whipping cream or whipped cream or serve as is.
  8. The apple sauce has a vary light touch of a cinnamon"spicy" taste.
  9. You may adjust to your taste by adding more cinnamon candies or using less.
  10. If you desire to have the sauce spicier, just add a few more cinnamon candies and a small amount of water to a small saucepan and dissolve.
  11. Add to applesauce and mix well.

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