The Gift That Keeps on Giving!
Abbey Mathews is this weeks GMG Cook!
Abbey Mathews writes~ “I made Sista Felicia’s apple spice cake and it tastes amazing! It was a hit!”
Sista Felicia~ Your cake looks delicious Abbey. Great job! I’m happy to hear it was a big hit!
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Grandma Felicia’s Apple Spice Cake
all photos Sista Felicia
3 Granny Smith apples
2 Macintosh apples
2 tablespoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1 pinch ground clove
¼ teaspoon nutmeg
¼ teaspoon cardamom
2 Tablespoon vanilla
½ Tablespoon vanilla bean paste
1 cup white sugar
3 cups flour
1 cup dark brown sugar
1/3 cup orange juice
1 cup vegetable oil
1 ½ tablespoon baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
Recommended ingredients: use fresh apples from your local apple orchard. I highly recommend taking some time out of your busy life and spend a few hours picking apples with your family and or friends. I promise ….It will make your life a little sweeter and the cake!
3 cups confectionary sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
3 tablespoon warm milk (add more or less milk to get desired icing thickness)
· Combine all ingredients in a bowl and whisk into a smooth and silky icing
Preheat oven 350 degrees
Step 1: using an apple cutter cut and core apples
Step3: place apples in a bowl and toss with 2 tablespoon of cinnamon and set aside
Step 7: continue mixing until all ingredients come together forming a smooth cake batter
Step 8: fold apples into cake batter