A & P Grocery Store Spice Cake

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A & P Grocery Store Spice Cake

A & P Grocery Store Spice Cake

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American, Spanish
Keyword: all purpose flour, Cakes, chunky applesauce, raisins
Servings: 12 slices

Ingredients

Dry Ingredients

  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg

Other Cake Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup solid shortening
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 large eggs beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup chunky applesauce
  • 1 cup plump raisins

Optional

  • 1/2 cup walnuts rough cut toasted

Frosting:

  • 8 oz cream cheese softened
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350º, and grease and flour a 9 x 13 pan.
  • Cream butter, shortening, add eggs. Blend well, then turn to low speed, add vanilla and applesauce. Add raisins, keep the mixer at low speed and start adding dry ingredients. Don't over-mix. Just make sure the flour is all in, then stop mixing.
  • Pour into pan, bake in the middle of oven for 45 minutes until the center tests done.

Frosting:

  • Beat until smooth, and frost cake

Notes

Also known as Spanish Bar Cake
Remember, cooking times may vary depending on ovens, so test doneness before stated cooking times.
Nutritional values listed may vary from final results depending on actual measurements and brands used to prepare the recipe.
Nutrition Facts
A & P Grocery Store Spice Cake
Amount per Serving
Calories
581
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
27
g
42
%
Saturated Fat
 
13
g
81
%
Trans Fat
 
1
g
Polyunsaturated Fat
 
5
g
Monounsaturated Fat
 
7
g
Cholesterol
 
83
mg
28
%
Sodium
 
407
mg
18
%
Potassium
 
223
mg
6
%
Carbohydrates
 
82
g
27
%
Fiber
 
2
g
8
%
Sugar
 
50
g
56
%
Protein
 
6
g
12
%
Vitamin A
 
676
mcg
75
%
Vitamin C
 
1
mg
1
%
Calcium
 
75
mg
8
%
Iron
 
2
mg
11
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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