Aunt Punkin's Applesauce Cake

Barbara Scott

By
@Feebs17

This is a dense and delicious cake for any holiday. My family prefers it over Fruit Cake and it is always an appreciated gift for Christmas. Enjoy!


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Serves:

10

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter
1-1/2 c
sugar
2
eggs
2 c
sifted flour
1-1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
allspice
1 tsp
ground cloves (more or less to taste)
1/2 c
mixed candied fruit
1/2 c
chopped dates
1/2 c
chopped dried figs
1 c
craisins
2 c
applesauce
1 c
chopped nuts of your choice

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and add sugar, creaming until light; add eggs. Add flour, salt, soda, and spices together with batter.
2
Dredge fruits in flour. Stir in fruits, nuts and applesauce with batter.
3
Bake in greased Bundt or tube pan at 325 degrees for 1-1/2 hours or until done.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom