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Opal Coulter's Applesauce Cake (first cousin of Grandma Cleo) Recipe

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This recipe for Opal Coulter's Applesauce Cake (first cousin of Grandma Cleo), by , is from Cater Cook'n, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Susan Aud Sonders
Added: Saturday, October 8, 2005

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. cloves
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1/2 c. shortening
1 c. sugar
1 egg
1 c. fruit-raisins, dates etc.
1 c. nuts
1 c. applesauce
"a little milk to get the right consistency"

Directions:
Directions:
Mix all ingredients. Place in 350 preheated oven.This recipe was taken out of Aunt Lotties "hand written" cook book of personal recipes and did not mention how long the cake should bake. Insert a toothpick, and when it comes out clean, it is done.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Family Memories from John Vaught: Right next door to Grandma Cater was the telephone exchange. The operator listened to everything! I'd walk by and she'd stick her head out the door and shout "Johnny get home-your mother wants ya!"

 

 

 

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