Aunt Punkin's Applesauce Cake

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Barbara Scott

By
@Feebs17

This is a dense and delicious cake for any holiday. My family prefers it over Fruit Cake and it is always an appreciated gift for Christmas. Enjoy!

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Serves:
10
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    butter
  • 1-1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 2 c
    sifted flour
  • 1-1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1 tsp
    allspice
  • 1 tsp
    ground cloves (more or less to taste)
  • 1/2 c
    mixed candied fruit
  • 1/2 c
    chopped dates
  • 1/2 c
    chopped dried figs
  • 1 c
    craisins
  • 2 c
    applesauce
  • 1 c
    chopped nuts of your choice

How to Make Aunt Punkin's Applesauce Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream butter and add sugar, creaming until light; add eggs. Add flour, salt, soda, and spices together with batter.
  2. Dredge fruits in flour. Stir in fruits, nuts and applesauce with batter.
  3. Bake in greased Bundt or tube pan at 325 degrees for 1-1/2 hours or until done.

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About Aunt Punkin's Applesauce Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom



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