Applesauce Cake Recipe

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Applesauce Cake

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@rcrc

Old family favorite.


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Serves:
12 - 15, depending on pan
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
2 c
sugar
1
large egg
1 tsp
vanilla
2 1/2 c
flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
cloves
1/2 tsp
allspice
1 1/2 c
applesauce
1/2 c
water
1 c
raisins (soaked for 5 minutes in boiling water and drained)
1/2 c
chopped walnuts or pecans, optional

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening and sugar. Beat in egg and vanilla.
2Sift dry ingredients and add alternately with applesauce and water.
3Stir in raisins and nuts.
4Bake in prepared layer pans at 350 degrees for 30 - 40 minutes or until they test done when inserting a toothpick. Can also be baked in a ring, 13x9 or loaf pans.
5Frost with buttercream frosting.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American