Grandma McCredy's Applesauce cake

Grandma Mccredy's Applesauce Cake Recipe

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Hollis Clair


This recipe has got to be over a 100 years old. My grandmother made this when my mom was growing up. Then my mom made it for her family, now I make it and my husband loves it.


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  • 1 c
    white sugar
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable shortening
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda , put with 1 tablespoon of hot water to dissolve
  • 1 c
    unsweetened applesauce
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 1
    pinch salt
  • 1 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c

How to Make Grandma McCredy's Applesauce cake


  1. Preheat oven 350.In a bowl with a electric mixer add sugar and shortening mix together until nice and creamy. Take the dissolved baking soda and mix it with the applesauce, add to creamed mixture,mix together. In a seperate bowl mix the dry ingredients together then add to creamed mixture, mix well then add raisins, mix together. Put in a greased and flour 8 by 8 pan, bake for 45 min. or till done.

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