Apple Onion Relish

Inspired by my first job at a prime deli shop and catering site in Lake Placid, here's rustic apple onion relish recipe. 

Course Relish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 1 quart


  • 1/2 onion chopped
  • 4 apples chopped
  • 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper


  1. Combine everything in a large saucepan. Cook over high heat for about 8 minutes, then reduce the heat to low, cover, and cook for 20 minutes; stirring occasionally. 

  2. Remove from heat and allow to cool for about 15 minutes, then store in a container or mason jar in the fridge.