Easiest Applesauce Cake

Easiest Applesauce Cake

EAGLES1955 0

"This moist spice cake starts with a simple mix, but makes a wonderful breakfast or snack cake. This is the easiest Applesauce Cake I have ever made!"


1 h 5 m servings 1156 cals
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Original recipe yields 3 servings



  • Calories:
  • 1156 kcal
  • 58%
  • Fat:
  • 45.2 g
  • 70%
  • Carbs:
  • 174.3g
  • 56%
  • Protein:
  • 16.2 g
  • 32%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 251 mg
  • 84%
  • Sodium:
  • 1685 mg
  • 67%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven at 350 degrees F (180 degrees C). Grease and flour three 8x4 inch loaf pans.
  2. In a large bowl, stir together cake mix, instant pudding mix, nutmeg, and cinnamon. Add the applesauce, oil, eggs and water. Blend for 3 to 4 minutes using an electric mixer. Divide the batter evenly between the prepared pans.
  3. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes in the preheated oven, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
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  1. 44 Ratings


What a GEM of a recipe ...Thanks eagles1955 Beware this makes 2 loaf pans NOT 3 as stated. Made a few minor changes, added 1/4 tsp ground cloves and 1/3 each chopped pecans and raisins, t...

Very moist and delicious! I baked the entire batter in a bundt cake pan, then served it drizzled with warm carmel sauce. It was fabulous! The cake is terrific alone...but adding a bit of carm...

very good. I didn't have instant pudding so I left it out. I sprinkled cinnamon sugar over the top before baking. Great flavor, I will definatly make this again.

Glad I read the reviews before I made this, definitely use only 2 loaf pans. I added the suggested raisins & walnuts, & added 1/4 tsp each cloves & ginger, yummy! Easy, nice & moist. Next time...

I really like the use of the loaf pans, one cake for now and one for the freezer. Definitely use two not three loaf pans. I topped the cakes with a lemon iceing that added a lot of flavor. I al...

This is yummy! Okay, I confess; I went in a different direction by using Jell-O's Pumpkin Spice pudding mix, which left it with a very nice but very mild pumpkin flavor. Also, I didn't have an...

Oh my goodness did this really start life in a box??? This cake is just so moist and flavorful, really was a most pleasant surprise. I did make a couple of changes, not sure that the recipe nee...

Unfortunately, I believed the instuctions and made it into 3 loaves. This resulted in a very dry cake (after only 40 minutes of cooking time!) I found it very bland and tasteless. Wish these r...

My 4 year old loves to make and eat this bread. We found that 2 -9 inch loaves work the best, and they are ready after 42 minutes in a 350 degree oven. Easy and very tasty!