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)

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
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

Step-By-Step

1Sift together all dry ingredients, add egg, shortening, applesauce and vanilla. Beat until smooth, stir in cranberries and nuts.
2Spread 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