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apple butter Line breaks: apple but¦ter

Definition of apple butter in English:


[mass noun] North American
A paste of spiced stewed apple used as a spread or condiment, typically made with cider.
Example sentences
  • Spoon the celery apple butter around the dish and garnish with a popcorn shoot.
  • I shipped off a jar of homemade apple butter, and he sent back two kinds of pink sea salt, from Hawaii and from the Himalayas, and a jar of hazelnut spread from Le Pain Quotidien.
  • In the half-hour that followed, he got himself around two and a half servings of pumpkin soufflé and some plain yogurt topped with apple butter.
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