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Apple Sauce Spice Cake

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Really yummy! Doesn't really need icing- I usually dribble a blend of milk and icing sugar over the top, or else leave it plain. I have never used cream cheese icing with it. Again a good one to bake for cake stalls as you get 2 cakes out of the mixture, or for family baking bake it as a slab.


Serves: 6-8

  • 1 cup butter
  • 2 cups superfine sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 cups natural apple sauce (no added sugar)
  • 4 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 cup chopped nutmeats
  • 1 cup raisins (sometimes I add sultanas)


Apple Sauce Spice Cake is a community recipe submitted by aussiefifikins and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Beat butter & sugar until fluffy.
  • Add eggs, apple sauce & beat well.
  • Combine dry ingredients, stir into the apple sauce mixture, add nuts & raisins.
  • Pour into two greased and floured 9" x 1 1/2" round cake pans. (Or else if you want to make a slab cake bake in one 20x30cm tin).
  • Bake at 325ºF for 1 hour or until the cake shrinks from the sides of the pan.
  • Cool in pans 30 minutes, then turn onto cake rack until cold.
  • Frost top of bottom layer with Cream cheese frosting or your favourite frosting.
  • Add top layer and frost top & sides.
  • Decorate to taste.
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