Apple Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
This apple cake recipe goes completely with a cup of espresso for breakfast or makes a terrific wholesome dessert! Get out your chai spice, apples, and applesauce and also you’ll have a scrumptious wholesome apple cake able to eat all week lengthy.
We all know you guys love easy cake recipes as a result of a few of our hottest recipes on FFF are our carrot cake recipe and this pumpkin sheet cake.
When unsure about what dessert to serve at your subsequent gathering, apple cake is the reply. It’s so extremely straightforward to make, moist, and it’s a crowd-pleaser. It’s a kind of desserts the place you combine all the pieces collectively and never suppose a lot about it.
We saved it easy and candy (fairly actually) with this apple cake recipe. The objective of this cake was to make it candy sufficient so individuals might make it for a dessert, however not too candy that you simply couldn’t have it for breakfast.
Listed below are all the elements for this apple cake.
The important thing to a superb apple cake is to make use of quite a lot of apples. We like to make use of a mixture of tart apples like granny smith and a candy apple-like gala.
Nevertheless, in case you have apples within the fridge, use these. Any number of apples will do, it’ll simply barely change the flavour of your cake if you happen to use a special apple each time.
Whipping up an apple cake is the right alternative to make use of these spice mixes which are in your cabinet that you simply don’t normally use! We use our DIY Chai Spices on this apple cake and it’s superb. As a result of it’s a chai combine, it does have a spicer taste due to the ginger.
Nevertheless, in case you have a baking spice combine like pumpkin spice in your cabinet, use it! So long as it has a mixture of cinnamon, cloves, allspice, ginger, cardamom, or nutmeg you’re golden.
You’ll know when your apple cake is finished if there isn’t any jiggle if you shake the pan! Or if you happen to do the tried and true toothpick trick. Stick a toothpick in the course of your cake and if the toothpick comes out clear, the cake is finished!
Sure, you may freeze apple sponge cake. Let the cake cool utterly earlier than reducing it into items after which wrapping these items in plastic wrap. Place these items within the freezer.
You might additionally freeze the entire pan of cake in case you have room in your freezer. Simply make sure you let the cake AND the pan cool utterly earlier than overlaying it with plastic wrap and setting it within the freezer.
We don’t advocate freezing apple cake with frosting. Make the frosting proper earlier than serving after the cake has thawed out.
Apple cake can maintain for as much as 7 days if you happen to retailer it in an hermetic container in a cool and dry place!
We high this apple cake with a scrumptious more healthy cream cheese frosting! The cream cheese frosting is a scrumptious combination of cream cheese, greek yogurt, and maple syrup.
If you happen to aren’t feeling a cream cheese frosting, under are some nice various toppings for this apple cake recipe. Strive whipped cream, nut butter, or melted butter.