Spicy Applesauce Cake

3
mary Armstrong

By
@emit1961

This is my favorite applesauce cake!

I use our home- made chunky applesauce when apples are in season. If needed, put in food processor to break up big pieces and drain as needed.

This is a yummy, moist cake. Add a dollop of whipped cream or creamy frosting and it becomes an even better dessert.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
12-15
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

CAKE

2 c
flour
1 1/2 c
sugar
1 Tbsp
cocoa
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
nutmeg
1 tsp
allspice
1 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
salt
1/2 c
shortening (part lard/mostly butter)
2 c
applesauce, unsweetened
2
eggs
1/2 c
chocolate chips
1/2 c
chopped walnuts
1 c
raisins

TOPPING

1/2 c
chocolate chips
1/2 c
chopped walnuts
2 Tbsp
brown sugar, firmly packed

How to Make Spicy Applesauce Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Except for sugar: whisk all dry ingredients together in large bowl, set aside.
  • 2Cream butter and sugar, then add lightly beaten eggs, dry ingredients, and applesauce beat until mixed well. Stir in nuts, chips and raisins.
  • 3Pour into greased 9x13 pan. Combine topping ingredients and sprinkle over batter.

    Bake at 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes or until tests done.

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About Spicy Applesauce Cake

Course/Dish: Desserts, Cakes
Hashtags: #apple, #spice