Mother's Applesauce Cake Recipe

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Mother's Applesauce Cake

Sandra Schwartz

By
@Sandstress

Great memories of this cake; it smells incredible when it's baking. Makes a great snack cake without frosting!


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Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

45 Min

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
1 1/2 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
cocoa
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
each: cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves & allspice
1 1/2 c
unsweetened applesauce
2
eggs
1 c
raisins
1 c
chopped nuts
2 Tbsp
sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift dry ingredients. Drop in: 1/2 cup shortening. Mix. Add 2/3 of 1 1/2 cups unsweetened applesauce. Beat. Add eggs. Add remaining applesauce.
2
Fold in raisins & nuts. Pour into greased rube or rectangle pan. Sprinkle top with sugar.
3
Bake at 350 degrees 35-45 minutes, until inserted toothpick comes out dry.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Snacks, Cakes
Hashtag: #spice