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Spiced Applesauce Cake Recipe

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Emily Honaker: Delaware Area Career Center - Delaware, Ohio 43015


1/2 c. shortening
1 1/4 c. sugar
2 eggs, beaten
1 c. light or dark raisins, chopped
1/2 c. chopped walnuts
1 c. thick unsweetened applesauce
2 1/4 c. sifted all-purpose flour
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1/2 tsp. ground cloves
1/2 tsp. soda
1 tsp. baking powder
Sweetend whipped cream

Preheat oven to 375.
Cream the shortening and sugar together thoroughly.
Add the eggs, raisins, walnuts and applesauce. Beat
Sift together the flour, salt, spices, soda and baking
powder. Blend into the applesauce mixture thoroughly.
Spoon into two greased, nine-inch layer-cake pans and
bake about thirty minutes. When cool fill and frost with
sweetened whipped cream. Yield: one nine-inch layer




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