Cranberry Quick Cake

Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

I made this recipe up to enter a Ocean Spray cranberry recipe contest. It came out delish.
It is moist ~ and I really love anything with cranberries in it !
(This is my own photo)


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Serves:

8" or 9" sqr pan

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
sifted flour
1/4t tsp
nutmeg
1/8 tsp
cloves
3/4 slice
sugar
1/2 c
shortening
2/3 c
applesauce
1 medium
egg
1/2 tsp
vanilla
1/2 c
ocean spray whole fresh cranberries i have used the whole frozen as well.
1/2 c
chopped walnuts
1/2 tsp
each of/cinnamon/salt & baking soda

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift together all dry ingredients, add egg, shortening, applesauce and vanilla. Beat until smooth, stir in cranberries and nuts.
2
Spread in well greased 9" square pan for bars, or 8" square pan for cake. Bake 25-30 min. (depending on what size pan you use) check with toothpick in middle)
When taken from oven spread 1 can of cranberry sauce over top as glaze while still warm.
When cool, top with either, cool whip, confectioners sugar, or vanilla ice cream.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #cranberries