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Applesauce Rum-Raisin Cake

Applesauce Rum-Raisin Cake

  • Prep

    25 m
  • Cook

    25 m
  • Ready In

    1 d 1 h 50 m
Carol

Carol

This cake has a lot of raisins soaked in rum. Try to soak your raisins overnight if possible or at least for a few hours.

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  • Calories:
  • 317 kcal
  • 16%
  • Fat:
  • 12.1 g
  • 19%
  • Carbs:
  • 46.7g
  • 15%
  • Protein:
  • 4.9 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 56 mg
  • 19%
  • Sodium:
  • 327 mg
  • 13%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Directions

  1. Place all the raisins in a small bowl with the rum and let sit overnight or at least 4 hours.
  2. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x13-inch baking pan.
  3. In a large bowl, beat butter and sugar with an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Beat in the eggs one at a time; mix in applesauce.
  4. In another bowl, stir together the flours, cornstarch, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, salt, and cocoa. Gradually add flour into the batter, mixing until fully incorporated. Stir in the raisins, along with any rum that was not absorbed, and the walnuts. Turn batter into the prepared pan.
  5. Bake in preheated oven until a tester inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean, about 25 minutes. Cool on wire rack.
  6. All done! Now take a photo, rate it, and share your accomplishments!
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Reviews

MIHAELA
18

MIHAELA

8/29/2002

The rum-soaked raisins are a nice touch, which I also use when making apple strudel. Other that that, though, I judge it a rather average cake, with a slight rum flavor.

MAZCUT
16

MAZCUT

12/31/2002

This cake has been the talk of the office. I put a little twist by using half applesauce and half chopped fresh sweet apples. WOW. Excellent recipe.

REBEKAH39
12

REBEKAH39

8/9/2003

What a wonderful recipe!!This was the most delicious rum cake I have ever tried!!I used a little more rum :-))))

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