Fresh Apple Cake

Fresh Apple Cake

This nutty dessert gets a sugary top and caramelized gooey bottom as it bakes.

Recipe from Midwest Living
SERVINGS
20
PREP TIME
30 mins

Fresh Apple Cake

This nutty dessert gets a sugary top and caramelized gooey bottom as it bakes.

Recipe from Midwest Living
Recipe from Midwest Living
Ingredients
  • 3   cups all-purpose flour
  • 2   cups sugar
  • 1   teaspoon baking soda
  • 1   teaspoon salt
  • 1   teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2   eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 1/4  cups canola oil or cooking oil
  • 2   teaspoons vanilla
  • 3   medium Granny Smith apples, peeled and chopped (3 cups)
  • 1   cup chopped pecans or walnuts, toasted
  •  Sweetened whipped cream (optional)
  •  Apple slices (optional)
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Directions
1. 
Grease a 13x9x2-inch baking pan; set aside. In a very large bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking soda, salt and cinnamon; make a well in center of dry mixture and set aside.
2. 
In a medium bowl, combine eggs, oil and vanilla; stir in apples and nuts. Add egg mixture to flour mixture, stirring just until moistened (batter will be stiff). Spread batter in prepared pan.
3. 
Bake in a 350 degrees oven for 50 to 55 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack for at least 1 hour. Serve slightly warm or at room temperature. If you like, top each serving with sweetened whipped cream and an apple slice. Makes 20 servings.

nutrition information

Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 324, Fat, total (g) 18, chol. (mg) 21, sat. fat (g) 2, carb. (g) 38, Monosaturated fat (g) 11, Polyunsaturated fat (g) 5, fiber (g) 2, sugar (g) 23, pro. (g) 3, vit. A (IU) 49, vit. C (mg) 1, Thiamin (mg) 0, Riboflavin (mg) 0, Niacin (mg) 1, Pyridoxine (Vit. B6) (mg) 0, Folate (g) 40, Cobalamin (Vit. B12) (g) 0, sodium (mg) 187, Potassium (mg) 73, calcium (mg) 10, iron (mg) 1, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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