2 tart cooking apples, peeled, cored, and quartered
1 cup unsweetened apple cider or juice
Zest of 1 lemon
1 teaspoon honey (optional)


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  1. Place all the ingredients in small, heavy-bottomed saucepan and cook over medium heat 8 – 10 minutes, or until apples are tender.
  2. Puree apple mixture in food processor  or mash with a fork.
  3. To serve warm, return to saucepan and reheat over low heat
    or serve at room temperature.