Addictive Amish Applesauce Cake
Take a trip back in time with this old fashioned applesauce cake.
If you're in need of a comforting cake recipe that will bring you back to simpler times, this Addictive Amish Applesauce Cake is just what you need.
This delightful spiced fruit bread is perfect for the holidays, so you may considering making a few to pass around to friends and family. Raisins, cherries and an array of delicious spices really make this cake what it is. Applesauce, of course, allows it to stay super moist throughout the baking process.
This is a fine treat to bring to a potluck or holiday party. It goes perfectly with tea or coffee.
Preparation Time30 min
Cooking Time1 hr
- 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
- 2 cups sugar
- 1 egg
- 2 cups applesauce
- 1/2 cup water
- 2 1/2 cups flour
- 1 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon cloves
- 1/2 teaspoon allspice
- 1 cup walnuts, chopped
- 1 cup raisins
- 1 cup frozen cherries, thawed and halved
Amish Applesauce Cake Recipe
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Generously grease a bundt pan.
Cream together butter and sugar.
Add egg, applesauce, and water.
Add the dry ingredients and stir with a wooden spoon.
Gently stir in walnuts, raisins, and cherry halves.
Pour into bundt pan. Bake for 1 hour or until a knife inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean.
Hungry for more? This comforting apple bread is unbelievably good with a hot mug of tea. Get the recipe here!Shortcut Amish Apple Bread