- Wash hands with soap and water.
- Place apples and water in a 2 quart microwave safe dish. Cover with microwave-safe cover.
- Cook on HIGH for 10 to 12 minutes or until the apples are soft enough to mash.
- Use a potato masher or fork to make chunky applesauce.
- Add the sugar a little at a time to reach desired sweetness. Add cinnamon.
- Serve warm or chilled. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.