Applesauce Gingerbread Cake Recipe

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Applesauce Gingerbread Cake

Lesley Snow

By
@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!

Rating:
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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

Step-By-Step

1Combine dry ingredients
2add molasses, oil, egg and applesauce. Blend well
3Add 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
4Optional 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