Easy Apple Cake

Relish this apple, walnuts, cinnamon cake served warm with ice cream – a delicious baked dessert.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 1 hr 30 min
  • ingredients 11
  • servings 8

Ingredients

1/2
cup butter, softened
1
cup sugar
2
eggs
1/4
teaspoon vanilla
1 1/4
cups all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon baking soda
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4
teaspoon salt
1 1/2
cups shredded peeled apples (about 2 medium apples)
1/2
cup chopped walnuts
1
quart vanilla or cinnamon ice cream
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 9-inch round cake pan with baking spray with flour.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat butter and sugar with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Stir in vanilla, flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt. Stir in apples and walnuts. Spoon into pan.
  • 3 Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center of cake comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes. Remove from pan to cooling rack. Cool 10 minutes longer. Serve warm with ice cream.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    490
    (
    Calories from Fat
    230),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    25g
    25%
    (Saturated Fat
    13g,
    13%
    Trans Fat
    1/2g
    1/2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    115mg
    115%;
    Sodium
    380mg
    380%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    60g
    60%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    39g
    39%
    ),
    Protein
    7g
    7%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    15%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    10%;
    Iron
    8%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 5 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    4
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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