My Grandma's Apple Cake

. October 29, 2009

Here is a tribute to my grandma, my favorite apple cake recipe I hold dear.  Enjoy!



1 ½ cup sugar
4 eggs
6tbs cold water
1 cup oil
2 tsp vanilla
2 tsp baking powder
3 cups flour
pinch of salt

8 apples (sliced large)
¼ c sugar and cinnamon mixed
¼ c finely cut coconut and raisins

Divide crust in 2/3 and 1/3 for bottom and top. Put one layer on bottom then place filling leaving a little of sugar and cinnamon, coconuts and raisins for topping. After top crust is covered sprinkle the rest of the ingredients.
Bake  in  350  f° (5 ) for one hour in large pan.



Laura said...

Great recipe. There is something about family recipes, when you make them, they bring back great memories. Thanks for sharing.


Okay - -I'm in luck! I have gazillion apples..and your recipe will be my guide this weekend! Grandma's recipes are always the best! Thanks for sharing!

Myrtille said...

- Thanks Laura

- Thanks! Let me know how it turned out Maria.

frichtidelasouris said...

thanks for sharing:)

French Cooking for Dummies said...

Grandma's cake recipes always rock! It looks delicious :-)

Silvia said...

Les recettes des grande-mères sont parmi mes préférées!! Comme celle-ci que tu propose :-) J'ai hâte de te retrouver à Soissons, à très vite!
Bises, Silvia


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