APPLESAUCE - DATE CAKE

Applesauce - Date Cake Recipe

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Lori-Jo Wahl

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@coolnana

My mom use to make this recipe as I was a child, she said her father made this ...

This is made in a 9 x 9 inch pan

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
6 -8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
50 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    "unsifted" all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp
    allspice
  • 1/2 tsp
    nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 c
    light brown sugar, packed firmly
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 2 c
    "hot" applesauce
  • 1 c
    dates, chopped
  • 3/4 c
    coarsely chopped walnuts

How to Make APPLESAUCE - DATE CAKE

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven: 350 degrees.

    Grease & flour a 9 x 9 inch pan; set aside.
  2. In large bowl: mix flour with baking soda, cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg, & cloves.

    Add eggs, brown sugar, soft butter & 1 cup of "HOT" applesauce; beat at low speed just until ingredients are combined. Beat again for 2 more minutes at medium speed.
  3. Add remaining 1 cup "HOT" applesauce, dates,& nuts; beat for 1 minute.

    Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake for 50 minutes.

    Let cool in pan for 10 minutes; then remove & cool on wire rack.

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About APPLESAUCE - DATE CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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