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

How to Make Ultimate Irish Apple Cake

Step-by-Step

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

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About Ultimate Irish Apple Cake

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



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