Add apple slices and remaining ingredients to the insert of your Instant Pot.
SLOW COOKER INSTRUCTIONS:
Add peeled, cored, sliced apples to slow cooker. Cook on low for 6 to 8 hours, stirring every couple of hours.
Blend apples with hand blender or blender. Add all remaining ingredients except for the water. (You only need the water for the Instant Pot recipe.)
Cook on low for an additional 5 to 6 hours, stirring occasionally.