Applesauce Cake Recipe


applesauce and spices is an easy way to create lots of fall flavor in your holiday desserts. This is a delicious old-fashioned applesauce cake recipe that works for any gathering. Click "Learn more" at any time for the full printable recipe.


2½ cups flour 2 cups sugar ¼ tsp. baking powder 1½ tsp. baking soda 1½ tsp. salt ¾ tsp. cinnamon ½ tsp. ground cloves ½ tsp. allspice ½ cup Crisco butter     shortening


Continued ½ cup water 1½ cups applesauce 2 eggs ½ cup walnuts (optional) 1 cup raisins (optional)


Heat oven to 350°. Grease 13 x 9 pan. Blend dry ingredients together in a bowl. Add shortening, water, and applesauce, beat with mixer for 2 minutes on medium speed. Add eggs, beat 2 more minutes. Scrape bowl. Stir in extras if using, and pour into pan. Bake for 45-50 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.


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