Washington Apple Cake

Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

This is a really delicious apple cake that I have made for years , the recipe is from a recipe card group that I have had for years called 'My great recipes " and the picture is from the card.

Sometimes I serve this cake with sweetened vanilla whip cream instead of frosting.


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Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

FOR THE CAKE :

3 large
eggs
1 1/2 c
sugar
1 c
oil
2 c
flour
2 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
walnuts or pecans
4 c
thinly sliced cut apples (about 5 med.)

FOR THE ICING :

2 pkg
cream cheese (3oz. ea.)
1/4 c
melted butter
1-3/4 c
powdered sugar
1 tsp
lemon juice

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl beat the eggs on high speed with a hand mixer until mixed well , add the sugar and oil and beat well.
2
Mix the flour , cinnamon ,soda and the salt together and add to the creamed batter. Add the vanilla and walnuts or pecans.
3
Butter a 13x9" pan and spread the sliced apples on the bottom ; Pour the batter over top of the apples and spread out evenly to cover all the apples.
4
Bake @ 350° for 1 hr. or until tooth pick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean. Top should be a pale golden and apples should be tender. Remove from the oven and let cool ; frost with cream cheese frosting.
5
For the cream cheese : beat the cream cheese and the butter until smooth ; add the powdered sugar and lemon juice and beat until smooth and creamy.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #apple