How to make it

  • Cream shortening and add sugar gradually.
  • Add beaten egg and apple sauce.
  • Sift flour before measuring. Use a little of the same flour to sift over fruit and nuts. Sift remaining flour with salt and spices.
  • Dissolve soda in boiling water. Then add flour mixture alternately with the water to the creamed mixture.
  • Add the floured raisins and nuts.
  • Pour into cake tins or bake in mold, greased and floured.
  • Bake for one hour in moderate heat over 350 degrees.

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  • rosemaryblue 11 years ago
    Applesauce cake is just wonderful, and I love using the dried cranberries! Great recipe!
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    " It was excellent "
    chihuahua ate it and said...
    Sounds great.
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