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Applesauce Cake (Christian's Favorite) Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
The Dandelakis Family
Added: Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3/4 cup shortening
1 cup brown sugar
1-1/4 cups white sugar
2 eggs
2 cups chunky applesauce
1-1/2 tsp baking soda--put one tsp in flour, 1/2 tsp in applesauce
1 tsp salt
1 tsp ground cloves
2 tsp cinnamon
3 cups all purpose flour
(Opt.) 1/2 cup black walnuts, chopped

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350F. Grease and flour a tube or bundt pan. Cream sugar and shortening until fluffy. Add eggs; beat until well-mixed. Add dry ingredients alternately with applesauce, starting and ending with dry stuff. Fold in nuts, if used. Bake in tube pan about 1-1/2hours.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This makes a delicious fall/winter cake. My kids love to eat it for breakfast! Try it with whipped cream and peaches--yum!

 

 

 

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