Easy Apple Spice Cake

Total Time
20 mins
40 mins

This flavorful cake, made with spice cake mix and fresh apples, comes from the "Apple Lovers' Cookbook." If you use unsalted margarine, it's lactose-free.

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  1. Blend half a package (approximately 2 1/4 cups) cake mix, water, and egg in a mixing bowl.
  2. Beat at medium speed until batter is smooth.
  3. Pour half the batter into a greased 9" square pan.
  4. Combine remaining cake mix with cinnamon; add melted butter (or margarine) and vanilla.
  5. Toss with a fork to form large crumbs.
  6. Sprinkle half of crumb mixture over batter in pan.
  7. Arrange 1 cup of apple slices over crumb mixture.
  8. Carefully spoon on remaining batter.
  9. Arrange rest of apple slices over batter.
  10. Dot with the butter and sprinkle with remaining crumb mixture.
  11. Bake in 350 degree oven 40-45 minutes or until done.
  12. Serve warm.