Grandma Beck's Apple Cake

Grandma Beck's Apple Cake

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Penny Burdge


Another one of those "old-fashioned" rustic cakes from my grandma.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min
50 Min



  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 3/4 tsp
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda

  • 4 large
  • 1 1/2 c
    canola oil
  • 2 c
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract

  • 1 c
    nuts, chopped (walnuts are good-so are pecans)
  • 4 c
    tart chopped apples - you don't need to bother to peel them

How to Make Grandma Beck's Apple Cake


  1. Preheat the oven to 350?F, grease a 9" x 13" baking dish.
  2. Sift or whisk together all the dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
  3. Beat together all the liquid ingredients. Beat into the dry ingredients and mix well until smooth.
  4. Stir in the apples and nuts.
  5. Bake 45 min - 1 hour at 350 degrees F until the cake passes the toothpaste test.

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About Grandma Beck's Apple Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtag: #old-fashioned

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