Mom's Apple Stack Cake
By debra russell ziggy56
AS a child I always called my grandma Mom. She made Apple Stack Cakes, they were a tradition in Applachian states,back in the old days they were brought to weddings. It brings back such sweet memories. I had to use someone else's photo for this recipe.
2. Using an electric mixer, beat shortening and sugar until creamy. Add buttermilk, molasses, egg and vanilla, beating well.
3. Combine flour, ginger, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg. Make a well in center of flour mixture. Add shortening mixture, stirring just until combined.
shirley terhaar shirlann54 - Nov 7, 2012
I love apple stack cakes .My mamaw Flurry woodall made these .Were from East Bernstadt Kentucky.I did read this too about the wedding cake. were the family would each bring a layer of of this cake and someone would bring the cooked apples and make the wedding cake.Thank you .I need this recipe because we can't find my mamaws recipe .