Hello friends. I have a recipe for you tonight. It’s called Mom’s Best Apple Cake. I found this on Pinterest 9 days ago and I’ve made it twice already. Jerms loves it…which is great, because he’s not much of a sweets eater, so it’s gotta be pretty good! It’s really simple and I normally have everything to make this cake already in the kitchen. Here’s the website that was linked from Pinterest…Bunnys Oven! She has some really great recipes on her website, so make sure and check it out.
Here’s the recipe. You won’t believe how easy it is.
Mom’s Best Apple Cake.
- 1 cup vegetable oil
- 2 cups sugar
- 3 eggs
- 1 ½ tsp. vanilla
- 2 cups flour
- 1 tsp. salt
- 1 tsp. baking soda
- 3 cups apples, peeled and diced
- ½ cup butter
- 1 cup brown sugar
- ¼ cup milk
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a 9 x 13 baking dish.
Cake: In a large mixing bowl, beat together the oil, sugar, eggs, and vanilla. Add the flour, salt, and baking soda. Beat together until well-incorporated. Stir in the apples.
Pour the cake batter into the prepared baking dish. Bake for 55 – 60 minutes. Cool completely before adding the topping.
Topping: In a saucepan, combine the butter, brown sugar, and milk. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until the mixture boils. Boil without stirring for 3 minutes. Remove from heat and immediately spread over the top of the cooled cake. Let sit for an hour prior to serving.
I like this cake…nothing more and nothing less. I did go through her comments and a lot of people added cinnamon and really liked it. I might try that sometime. I really enjoy making this, especially since Jerms is such a fan of it. It’s nice to have a favorite dessert I can whip up for him now.
I hope you will give this a try sometime. It would be a great cake to have around the holidays. Everyone likes apples, right?
Make sure and check Bunny out over at her website!
I forgot to take pictures of the cake before we tore into it…Bunny has great pictures on her website.