Grandma Mccredy's Applesauce Cake Recipe

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Grandma McCredy's Applesauce cake

Hollis Clair


This recipe has got to be over a 100 years old. My grandmother made this when my mom was growing up. Then my mom made it for her family, now I make it and my husband loves it.

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1 c
white sugar
1/2 c
vegetable shortening
1 tsp
baking soda , put with 1 tablespoon of hot water to dissolve
1 c
unsweetened applesauce
1 tsp
1 tsp
freshly grated nutmeg
1 tsp
ground cloves
pinch salt
1 3/4 c
all purpose flour
1 c

Directions Step-By-Step

Preheat oven 350.In a bowl with a electric mixer add sugar and shortening mix together until nice and creamy. Take the dissolved baking soda and mix it with the applesauce, add to creamed mixture,mix together. In a seperate bowl mix the dry ingredients together then add to creamed mixture, mix well then add raisins, mix together. Put in a greased and flour 8 by 8 pan, bake for 45 min. or till done.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes