5 from 1 vote
Easy Apple Pumpkin Butter
Cook Time
25 mins
Total Time
25 mins

A quick and easy recipe for making apple pumpkin butter on the stovetop, featuring pumpkin purée, apple cider, and comforting fall spices.

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Servings: 12
Calories: 45 kcal
Author: Kelly Anthony
  • 2 cups pure pumpkin purée canned or fresh
  • 3/4 cup apple cider
  • 1/3 cup light brown sugar packed
  • Juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon fine sea salt
  1. Combine all of the above ingredients in a medium-sized saucepan over medium-low heat, and whisk to combine. Allow the pumpkin butter to simmer, stirring often, for 20-25 minutes, until reduced and thickened.

  2. Remove from the stovetop and allow to cool. Serve and enjoy.

Recipe Notes

The final product should yield a consistency of room temperature butter. Makes about 2 1/2 cups.



Nutrition Facts
Easy Apple Pumpkin Butter
Amount Per Serving
Calories 45
% Daily Value*
Sodium 52mg2%
Potassium 107mg3%
Carbohydrates 11g4%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 8g9%
Vitamin A 6355IU127%
Vitamin C 2.8mg3%
Calcium 18mg2%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.