Apple Cake with Hot Butter Sauce

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4 c diced apples
1 c nuts
2 c sugar
3 c flour
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp nutmeg
1/2 tsp salt
2 tsp soda
1 c wesson oil
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla

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Barbara Howard Recipe
Lightly Salted
Fayetteville, NC (pop. 200,564)
Member Since Aug 2010
Barbara's notes for this recipe:
This a so good. When I make the hot butter sauce, I double the recipe. Oh my goodness it is so good.
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Preheat oven to 325 degrees
1. Wet ingredients: Mix 4 cups diced apples, 1 cup nuts and 2 cups sugar. Blend and let stand 1 hour to make juice. Add 1 cup Wesson Oil, 2 beaten eggs, 1 teaspoon vanilla.
To wet ingredients: Add dry ingredients, 3 cups flour,
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 2 teaspoons soda. Mix well.

Bake in a greased and flour bundt pan for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
HOT BUTTER SAUCE - Place following ingredients in a medium sauce pan, and cook over a medium heat.
1 cup sugar, 1/2 cup melted butter, 1/2 cup evaporated milk, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Stir all together and keep stirring until all mixed (5 minutes)

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user Shelley Simpson Shellasim - Jan 30, 2012
Oh my.....your bringing back some long time memories! Again, a recipe of yours that I can't wait to make! Thank you so much for posting! =)
user Barbara Howard sewgrandmother - Feb 1, 2012
Your are so welcome Shelley. I am trying to put recipes on "Just a Pinch" that I can hand down to my boys.
user Jan Backstrom Classygal7 - Mar 26, 2012
Do you pour the sauce on the cake while the sauce is still hot?
user Jan Backstrom Classygal7 - Mar 26, 2012
Wow Barbara!! I made this cake tonight and it was fabulous!! My husband and teen son loved it and ate half the cake themselves! This is going to be keeper for sure!
user Barbara Howard sewgrandmother - Mar 27, 2012
Thanks Jan, I love anything with apples and a sweet butter sauce also.
I am so glad your husband and son enjoyed this dessert. Happy Baking!

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