Apple Cake Snack Cake

Last year I made a Fall Cake made with applesauce and butterscotch chips.  It was an over the top sweet treat. This year, I got out the recipe, thinking to make it again, but at the last minute took a pen and changed it completely into an Apple Snack Cake.

This year, we had the opportunity to go pick apples on a golf course nearby.  We came home with two bushels of apples from trees that had pretty much been left to grow on their own.  I ended up canning 21 quarts of applesauce and we have been enjoying pies, cakes, bars, cookies, etc made with the remaining apples.

Apple Cake Snack Cake
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Ingredients
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1½ tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp allspice
  • ½ tsp ginger
  • ¼ tsp cloves
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 cup oil
  • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 apples, cored, peeled and chopped
  • ⅔ cup currants
  • powdered sugar for dusting
Instructions
  1. Cream brown sugar and oil.
  2. Add the eggs and vanilla.
  3. Combine the dry ingredients and add to the sugar mixture.
  4. Stir in the apples and currants.
  5. Spread in a greased 9X13 pan and bake 30-35 minutes or until it tests done in the center.
  6. Let the cake cool completely and then dust with powdered sugar.
 

 

 

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