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Apple Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Apple Cake, by , is from Logan 10th Ward, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Merry Nielson
Added: Monday, October 19, 2009


4 cups chopped apples
3 eggs
2 tsp. cinnamon
2 tsp. baking soda
3 cups flour
2 tsp. nutmeg
1/4 tsp. salt
2 cups sugar
1 cup shortening
1 cup chopped nuts (optional)

In a large bowl, combine shortening and sugar. Beat, then add eggs. In a separate bowl, combine all dry ingredients, then add to mixture. Mix in apples and nuts. Pour batter into (ungreased) 15x10x2 pan or 2-13x9x2 pans. Bake at 350 for 45 minutes.

Sauce:1 can evaporated milk
1/4 cup butter
1 cup sugar
Combine all ingredients. Simmer, stirring occasionally, for 30 minutes. Pour over cake while warm.




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