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Banana Applesauce Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Banana Applesauce Cake, by , is from Reed's and Carroll's "Sharing Our Family Favorites", one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Eleanor Carroll,Richards
Added: Saturday, October 29, 2005


2 1/2 c. all-purpose flour
1/2 c. vegetable shortening
1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. ground cloves
1/2 tsp. all spice
3/4 tsp.salt
2 c. sugar
1 c. applesauce
1/2 c. mashed bananas
2 eggs
1/2 c. chopped nuts
3/4 c. raisins
powdered sugar
1/2 c. water

Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, ground cloves, all spice, and salt well in a large bowl. Add 1/2 cup water, shortening, applesauce and bananas. Beat at a medium speed. Stir in nuts and raisins and pour into 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan lined on bottom with waxed paper. Bake at 350 degrees for approximately 45 minutes. Turn right side up while still warm and sprinkle with powdered sugar.




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