An easy snack type cake! Won't last long, though!
1/4 cup shortening
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 cup milk
1/2 tspn baking powder
1/2 tspn baking soda
1/2 tspn salt
1/2 tspn cinnamon
1 cup apple, peeled, cored, and finely chopped
Preheat oven to 350-degrees F. Grease and flour a 9-inch square baking pan, set aside. Cream shortening, sugar, and brown sugar. Add egg, blend well. Sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon. Add alternately to shortening mixture, with milk. Gently fold in chopped apple. Turn into prepared pan; top with Apple Delight Topping (below). Bake 45 minutes or until cake tests done with a toothpick.
Yield: 9 servings.
Apple Delight Cake Topping recipe
2 tbspns granulated sugar
1/2 cup nutmeats (walnuts, pecans), chopped
Combine and sprinkle over top of Apple Delight Cake before baking.