Applesauce Cake Recipe

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Applesauce Cake

RC :)

By
@rcrc

Old family favorite.


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Rating:

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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream shortening and sugar. Beat in egg and vanilla.
2
Sift dry ingredients and add alternately with applesauce and water.
3
Stir in raisins and nuts.
4
Bake 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.
5
Frost with buttercream frosting.

About this Recipe

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