Absolutely Easy Apple Cake

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 35 mins

I discovered this in an old cookbook on a scrap of paper. It's so easy is almost like cheating! It's so delicious, everyone asks for the recipe and can't believe how simple it is.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 box yellow cake mix
  • 1 (21 ounce) can apple pie filling
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 12 teaspoon cardamom
  • 12 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 14 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 12 cup chopped nuts (if desired)


  1. Mix together first seven ingredients in mixer.
  2. Mix 2 minutes at medium speed.
  3. Fold in chopped nuts.
  4. Coat bundt pan with cooking spray and flour.
  5. Bake at 350 degrees 35-40 minutes.
  6. Insert toothpick to check for doneness.
  7. Cool 5 mins in pan, invert to plate.
  8. Cool, dust with powered sugar.
Most Helpful

This is very good. I didn't have cardamom so I just omitted it. It is a very moist cake and it fell apart when I took it out of the panm but after I put it back together and turned it over again, it looked fine. It tasted delicious. Thank you, Lindi!

BeaJae November 15, 2008

This cake is so moist and delicious! Easy - easy - easy to make! Lots of good comments from my guests and the recipe was asked for!!

DebS #2 September 23, 2012