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Recipes Fresh From The Farm

Mrs. Cheney's Nobby Apple Cake (Dorothy Holden)

E. Marie

8"x8"x2" pan

Some of the best things we make are the easiest! Living in apple country makes it so easy to have this dessert any time you want it.

  • 1 C. sugar
  • 3 T. butter
  • 1 egg
  • 3 C. diced apples
  • 1/4 C. chopped nuts
  • 1 t. vanilla
  • 1/2 t. cinnamon
  • 1/2 t. nutmeg
  • 1/2 t. salt
  • 1 t. baking soda
  • 1 C. sifted flour
  • 1/2 t. cardamom (optional – I like cardamom)

Cream shortening & sugar; add beaten egg; mix well. Add diced apples, nuts, & vanilla, and then sifted dry ingredients. Bake in moderate oven (350 degrees) 40-45 minutes, in 8“x8“x2” pan. Serve hot or cold with or without whipped cream.