Cassies Cinnamon Apple Shortcake

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

This dessert is another comfort food my Gram always made..tart apples with cinnamon sauce, and a not too sweet cake..one of my faves, I used to put mine in a bowl straight out of the oven, and pour lil milk on it, mmmmmmmmmmso good!


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Serves:

9

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Ingredients

8 large
granny smith apples, sliced thin
1/2 c
sugar
3 tsp
apple spice, or cinnamon, i used cinnamon, had no apple spice

CAKE TOPPING

1 1/2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1/3 c
sugar
1/4 c
butter flavor shortening..i used regular crisco
1
egg, whipped
3/4 c
milk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350
2
Peel apples and slice thin, pile high in a 8x8 pan..make sure you use plenty of apples, as they will cook down..
3
Mix the sugar and spice, pour on the apples, and put them in the oven to start cooking, while you prepare the cake. A good 25 minutes..
4
Cake batter:

Sift the flour,baking powder and salt.

In another bowl, cream the shortening,sugar and egg.
5
Alternate flour mix with ¾ c. milk into the creamed sugar mixture.
6
Remove apples from the oven. spoon the batter on the apples, I spread it around with a spatula, the batter is a bit on the thick side.
7
Bake for 30-35 min till light golden brown.

Spoon out in bowls, add ice cream ,whipped topping, or nothing at all..It is good all by itself..

Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #apples