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instant pot strawberry apple butter homemade

Strawberry Apple Butter In Instant Pot

Instant pot strawberry apple butter is so delicious and super easy to make. Its full of flavor and easy to spread on toast.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword apple butter, banana apple butter, instant pot apple butter, instant pot apple recipes, instant pot strawberry recipes, strawberry apple butter, strawberry butter
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
pressure build up and release time 25 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 36 tablespoons
Calories 51kcal


  • instant pot


  • 2 cups strawberries
  • 4 large apples
  • 1.5 cups brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice taken from half of a medium sized lemon


  • Wash the strawberries very well, trim the ends to discard any leaves and slice in halves. Transfer the sliced strawberries to the instant pot.
  • Also wash the apples very well, peel, core and roughly slice into medium sized pieces. Transfer the apple slices also to the instant pot.
    prepare instant pot strawberry apple butter
  • Add the brown sugar, lemon juice and cinnamon powder, mix everything well.
    strawberry apple butter preparation
  • Close the instant pot with lid in sealing position and cook in high pressure for 10 minutes.
  • Do a natural pressure release.
  • Once the pressure is all released, carefully and gradually open the lid.
  • Add the vanilla extract also to the instant pot, stir the contents and mash the contents using a potato masher.
  • Simmer the contents using the saute function, while you continue to stir and mash the contents.
    strawberry apple butter
  • Continue to simmer (stir and mash often to avoid burning at the bottom of the pot) for about 20 to 25 minutes until the desired butter consistency is reached (it took 25 minutes for me).
    strawberry apple butter making
  • On the final stage of preparation, also add the butter also to the instant pot (if using).
    add butter to the instant pot
  • Stir in and simmer until the butter is melted into the pot and simmer for another one to two more minutes while you stir.
    strawberry apple butter instant pot
  • The delicious strawberry apple butter is ready, allow the contents to cool down.
    strawberry apple butter in instant pot
  • Once its cooled you can transfer to dry, clean and air tight glass containers and store in refrigerator for about two weeks of time.
    strawberry apple butter recipe


Calories: 51kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 51mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 13IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 1mg