Total Time
1hr 45mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

Thirty-three years ago I met Elaine Nelson. Her Mother, Mrs. Evans, would make this cake for her. She would always share with me. I make it to share with everyone too. It is a gift of love, as is Elaine and her dear Mother, Virginia.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix dry ingredients.
  2. Make a hole in the center and add eggs, juice, oil and vanilla.
  3. Put half of batter in 10-inch greased and sugared tube pan.
  4. Place half the apple slices around the pan.
  5. Sprinkle heavily with sugar and cinnamon, mixed.
  6. Place rest of batter, then rest of apples in pan.
  7. Sprinkle heavily again with sugar.
  8. Bake at 350°F for 1 1/2 hours.
Most Helpful

This is really tasty, I've had this printed off for awhile and since I bought a BIG bag of apples on sale a few days ago, I thought it a perfect recipe to make. Apples I used were Braeburn. Thanks for posting. =)

Evie* April 24, 2002

Very easy to make,good flavor and texture.

Mona October 16, 2001