Ultimate Irish Apple Cake

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Melanie Campbell

By
@RossCampbell

Irish apple cake is like a spice cake with the extra addition of juicy apples!

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Serves:
10-12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

4 Tbsp
butter, softened (room temperature)
1 c
sugar
1
egg, beaten (room temperature)
4
granny smith apples, cored, peeled and diced (2 cups)
1/4 c
chopped walnuts
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ground nutmeg
1 c
all-purpose flour

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350°F
2Generously grease an 8-inch square cake pan.
3In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugar together until light and fluffy.
4Add the egg, apples, nuts, and vanilla and stir well.
5Sift in the dry ingredients and mix well.
6Pour the batter into the prepared pan and bake about 45 minutes, until the cake is lightly browned and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
7Remove from oven and let the cake set in the pan for 5 minutes, then remove from pan.
8Serve warm or at room temperature with whipped cream or vanilla ice cream.

About Ultimate Irish Apple Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Irish