September 26 is Johnny Appleseed Day! Stars0 reviews (Do you like this day? Rate it!)

First read the online story to learn a little about Johnny Appleseed, then dress up and pretend to be Johnny Appleseed, then make an Apple Cake in honor of Johnny Appleseed's birthday!

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Apple Cake

Apple Cake
What You'll Need:
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup oil (substitute applesauce)
  • 2 cup sugar (cut to 1 cup)
  • 2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups flour (substitute wheat flour)
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 4 cups apples (peeled, cored, and diced)

How To Make:

1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour one 9x13 inch cake pan.

2.In a mixing bowl; beat oil and eggs with an electric mixer until creamy. Add the sugar and vanilla and beat well.

3.Combine the flour salt, baking soda, and ground cinnamon together in a bowl. Slowly add this mixture to the egg mixture and mix until combined. The batter will be very thick. Fold in the apples by hand using a wooden spoon. Spread batter into the prepared pan.

4.Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 45 minutes or until cake tests done. Let cake cool on a wire rack. Once cake is cool serve with a dusting of confectioners' sugar or with a Cream Cheese Frosting.

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