Applesauce - Date Cake Recipe

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APPLESAUCE - DATE CAKE

Lori-Jo Wahl

By
@coolnana

My mom use to make this recipe as I was a child, she said her father made this ...

This is made in a 9 x 9 inch pan


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Serves:

6 -8

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Ingredients

2 c
"unsifted" all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
allspice
1/2 tsp
nutmeg
1/4 tsp
ground cloves
2
eggs
1 c
light brown sugar, packed firmly
1/2 c
butter, softened
2 c
"hot" applesauce
1 c
dates, chopped
3/4 c
coarsely chopped walnuts

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven: 350 degrees.

Grease & flour a 9 x 9 inch pan; set aside.
2
In large bowl: mix flour with baking soda, cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg, & cloves.

Add eggs, brown sugar, soft butter & 1 cup of "HOT" applesauce; beat at low speed just until ingredients are combined. Beat again for 2 more minutes at medium speed.
3
Add remaining 1 cup "HOT" applesauce, dates,& nuts; beat for 1 minute.

Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake for 50 minutes.

Let cool in pan for 10 minutes; then remove & cool on wire rack.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy