Applesauce Gingerbread Cake Recipe

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Applesauce Gingerbread Cake

Lesley Snow

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@K9Owned

My first MIL used to make this cake. I adored it served with a dollop of softly whipped cream. She passed away more than 35 years ago but I think of her every time I make this or one of her other recipes. Loved that lady!


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Serves:

6 - 8

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

45 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
sugar
1 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
ground ginger
1/4 tsp
cinnamon
1 1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 c
molasses
1/2 c
neutral oil
1
egg
1/2 c
applesauce
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
boiling water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine dry ingredients
2
add molasses, oil, egg and applesauce. Blend well
3
Add soda to boiling water and mix immediately in to the rest of the ingredients. Pour in to an 8" x 8*' greased pan. Bake at 350 45 - 50 minutes
4
Optional Glaze: 1 cup icing sugar, 1 tbsp lemon juice. Mix and pour over cake while warm

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: English