Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cake Recipe | Yummly

Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cake

Linda S.: "Easy, moist and tasty. It’s a keeper. I used one…" Read More
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  • 1 1/2 cups brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup canola oil
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup buttermilk ([I subbed milk and lemon juice])
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 cups apples (chopped, [I used Gala once and then Gala/Granny Smith round 2, and didn’t peel them.])
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon melted butter
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium18% DV420mg
    Fat37% DV24g
    Protein24% DV12g
    Carbs49% DV148g
    Fiber16% DV4g
    Calories860Calories from Fat220
    Total Fat24g37%
    Saturated Fat4g20%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat220
    Total Carbohydrate148g49%
    Dietary Fiber4g16%
    Vitamin A4%
    Vitamin C6%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Linda S. 5 days ago
    Easy, moist and tasty. It’s a keeper. I used one cup of brown sugar, added cinnamon and nutmeg, and used two cups of apples. Since our apples are sweet, I could have used less sugar.
    Dunaway 9 days ago
    Excellent, simple to make and a definite go to for delious desert..
    Jennifer C. 14 days ago
    Absolutely delicious! My children loved it! Easy to make! Will definitely make again!
    Castleberry a month ago
    Love it! Used a grater for the Apple- made it really quick.
    Susan De Lara a month ago
    very good. i did add cinnamon, nutmeg , and ginger. im also at 3500 altitude. so also added an egg, increased temp and decreased time. i also baked in a bundt pan. will make again.
    Graciela 3 months ago
    Perfect! I will make it again! It’s moist and the cinnamon topping is not much but good enough
    Charles Montgomery 3 months ago
    An update to my earlier review...just made this in a tube pan and it turned out even better. I increased the baking time to 60 minutes. Next time I will butter and flour the tube pan as there was a bit of sticking. As I did last time I added 1/2 tsp of salt and 1/2 tsp of cinnamon to the batter. Whether you go with a tube pan or the baking pan I would move up to 2 cups of apples. I did that this time and the extra apples really stand out. BTW: I used a 50/50 mixture of Anne and Dorsett Golden apples.
    s Blakley 4 months ago
    Amusing!!! So good warm
    Easy and delicious, i blitzed the apple in the food processor first and it was like a tasty mini apple pie flavour cake. Delicious!
    Francisco Mendoza 9 months ago
    I made this last night it's delicious! I added chopped pecans and raisins, yum!
    Sue a year ago
    Delicious! I made some adjustments like I mixed my Granny Smith, Gala, and Mac apples I chopped them and left the skin on I also subbed Greek Yogurt for the milk and doubled the topping I also added extra cinnamon and a dash of nutmeg - I cut the cake in half and will keep half for my family and give the other half (pictured) to another family
    Judy Wickre 2 years ago
    Great! I did make it differently though. Instead of buttermilk I use pumpkin spice eggnog and no apples. I added cinnamon and nutmeg. It was delicious
    sylvia s. 2 years ago
    Made this cake today with my favorite apples. My search is over!!! I’ve been searching for a recipe that would taste like one my MOM made when I was a child ( my mom was a wonderful cook that never cooked or baked following written recipes ) This cake was DELICIOUS and I will include it in my FAVORITE RECIPES. Thank you! ❌⭕️❌⭕️
    Sherry 2 years ago
    Simple and easy. Very good.
    Anyra Silva 2 years ago
    The topping was great however I have a sweet tooth so I would prefer the actual cake to have more sweetness to it with it why I added a bit of condensed milk to it.
    Barb 2 years ago
    Absolutely delicious just the way it is.
    great. thats all i have to say
    Angie Kratchmer 2 years ago
    It is delicious Followed recipe exactly Will definitely make again.
    Hi Patricia 2 years ago
    I add nutmeg. I would like to know if you could use Pamela’s for gluten free people
    Jenni L. 3 years ago
    It turned out great. I accidentally added a lot more cinnamon to the topping than the recipe called for, but it turned out amazing anyway. I'll probably do the same next time too.
    Jazzy Ysj 3 years ago
    followed recipe except diced the apples, turned out well :) easy to follow recipe. will make again.
    Lisa Lamprecht 3 years ago
    Amazing! Super moist, hard to screw up (as directions suggest), and I took the advice of using a bit less sugar and it was still super delish! Oh, and I might have made some cream cheese icing for the those who needed a glutinous topper — oops ;)
    Dowling 3 years ago
    I wanted to use up gala apples and not go to the store and this recipe came up. I extra apples and lots of cinnamon in the batter and the topping ( my family love cinnamon). I think the recipe would benefit from more tangy apples which I might try next time.
    Sue 3 years ago
    Easy to make and moist but lacking in flavour; needs more apples and cinnamon!
    Bernadette Travis 3 years ago
    Excellent!!! Nice and moist,very tasty. This is what I call a keeper. Will definitely make it again.Also easy to put together. Mixed it all by whisk or spoon.
    Nancy Fiereck 4 years ago
    Fantastic! I added a 1/8 teaspoon of Star Anise powder with the cinnamon topping. WOW! Cake is beautiful!
    Shirna O. 4 years ago
    Delicious! Very large though, so lots of left overs, which is not good for my waist. Will definitely make again.