Apple Crumb Cake

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Parsley

This is adapted form a local grocery store brochure. A nice "autumny" breakfast cake.

Top Review by scancan

Hopeless rebel that I am I used light mayonnaise in this cake since that's all I had and I really had my heart set on making this. I'm so glad that I did because it is moist and delicious. The only change I made was to increase the apples to three as I felt there weren't enough.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350. Grease a 13" x 9" baking pan; set aside.
  2. Cake:.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, sugar, brown sugar, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and baking soda; set aside.
  4. In a seperate mixing bowl, whisk together eggs, mayonnaise and vanilla until well-blended and smooth.
  5. Mix chopped apples into the flour mixture; then stir in the egg/mayo/vanilla mixture. Stir until well-combined. The batter will be stiff. Evenly spread dough into prepared 13" x 9" pan.
  6. Crumb Topping:.
  7. In a mixing bowl, combine all crumb topping ingredients and mix well to form course crumbs. Sprinkle crumbs over batter in pan.
  8. Bake at 350 for 50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean and crumb topping is golden.
  9. Cool in pan on wire rack. Serve warm or at room temperature.

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