Horseradish-Apple Sauce

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Thanksgiving: Recipes for a Holiday Meal


By Lou Seibert Pappas

Published 2011

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The pan juices from a smoked turkey are too potent to turn into a gravy. Instead, make this spicy and creamy sauce to serve alongside. You do not need to peel the apple before grating it.


  • Red apple, 1
  • Fresh chives, 1 bunch
  • Prepared cream-style horseradish,


Grate the apple flesh coarsely with a handheld grater, avoiding the core. Finely snip the fresh chives until you have about 1 tablespoon.

In a bowl, stir together the horseradish, sour cream, and mayonnaise. Add the grated apple, the snipped chives, and the sugar to the horseradish mixture a