Prep 40 mins
Cook 50 mins
Tastes a bit like Tastefully Simple's Apple Cake
Make and share this Nana's Apple Cake recipe from Food.com.
- 1⁄2 cup shortening
- 2 cups sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 2 cups flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1 teaspoon nutmeg or 1 teaspoon mace
- 1 teaspoon ginger
- 6 cups peeled diced tart apples
- Cream shortening and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla. Combine dry ingredients and add to mixture. Stir in apples. Spoon into greased 11 x 13 pan. Bake at 350 for 45-50 minutes or until the toothpick comes out clean.
Yum! I cut this recipe in half since there is just the two of us, put it in an 8x8 and baked for 45-50 mins.. tasted like the boxed mix, from what I remember. It has been a while since it is a splurge for the real thing. Will definately make again! Thanks for sharing!