Applesauce Oatmeal Cake With Broiled Coconut Topping

Recipe by CindiJ
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READY IN: 1hr 20mins
SERVES: 9
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In 1-quart saucepan, heat applesauce to boiling over medium-high heat. Stir in oats and let stand 20 minutes.
  • Heat oven to 350º. Grease bottom & sides of 9-inch square pan with shortening.
  • In large bowl, beat 1/2 cup butter and granulated sugar with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy.
  • Beat in vanilla and eggs until fluffy.
  • Beat in applesauce mixture just until mixed.
  • Stir in flour, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt, scraping bowl once, just until blended.
  • Pour into prepared pan.
  • Bake 40-50 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Meanwhile, in small bowl, mix all topping ingredients until well blended. Spread topping over hot cake. Broil cake with top 6 inches from heat 1 to 2 minutes or until top is golden and bubbly.
  • Cool 30 minutes.
  • Serve warm.
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