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Apple Chunk Cake

Apple Chunk Cake

143 Ratings
143 Ratings
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Apple Chunk Cake
Makes: 12 servings
Total Cost: $$$$

Chunks of juicy apples fill this cake and fresh apples decorate the top.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 egg
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups apple (diced, chunks)
  • 1/4 cup applesauce (unsweetened)
  • 2 cups apple (sliced, to place on cake)

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350° F.
  2. Wash hands with soap and water.
  3. In a large bowl, mix sugar, oil and eggs together. Beat well.
  4. In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, cinnamon, and baking soda. Add to egg batter and mix well.
  5. Add apple chunks and applesauce to the batter. Stir to combine.
  6. Coat an 8x8 inch baking pan with vegetable oil spray, and pour in batter.
  7. Bake until done, about 1 hour.
  8. Place apple slices on top of apple cake and serve.

Notes

Batter will be very think. This is normal.

Learn more about apples.

Source:

San Francisco Department of Public Health - Healthy & Delicious--Simple Ways to Low Fat Chinese Cooking

Nutrition Information

Serving Size: 1 piece (1 1/2 " x 2") (114g)
Nutrients Amount
Total Calories 240
Total Fat 6 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 31 mg
Sodium 312 mg
Carbohydrates 45 g
Dietary Fiber 2 g
Total Sugars 27 g
Added Sugars included 20 g
Protein 3 g
Vitamin D 0 mcg
Calcium 14 mg
Iron 1 mg
Potassium 98 mg
N/A - data is not available
Nutrients Amount
Total Calories 240
Total Fat 6 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Monounsaturated Fat 2 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 2 g
Linoleic Acid 2 g
α-Linolenic Acid 0.3 g
Omega 3 - EPA 0 mg
Omega 3 - DHA 5 mg
Cholesterol 31 mg
Carbohydrates 45 g
Dietary Fiber 2 g
Total Sugars 27 g
Added Sugars included 20 g
Protein 3 g
Minerals
Calcium 14 mg
Potassium 98 mg
Sodium 312 mg
Copper 55 mcg
Iron 1 mg
Magnesium 9 mg
Phosphorus 45 mg
Selenium 10 mcg
Zinc 0 mg
Vitamins
Vitamin A 15 mcg RAE
Vitamin B6 0.1 mg
Vitamin B12 0.1 mcg
Vitamin C 3 mg
Vitamin D 0 mcg
Vitamin E 1 mg
Vitamin K 6 mcg
Folate 66 mcg DFE
Thiamin 0.2 mg
Riboflavin 0.2 mg
Niacin 1 mg
Choline 29 mg
Note: only nutrients that are available will show on this display

MyPlate Food Groups

Fruits 1/2 cups
Grains 1 1/2 ounces

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04/11/11
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