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Easy Apple Cake

Categories: Cooking with Kids, Halloween, Low-calorie
Type: Desserts and Baked Goods

Your children will love helping to make this easy and delicious apple cake!

Serves: 16 pieces


  • 3 apples, peeled and chopped
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • Vegetable oil cooking spray

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  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Sprinkle chopped apples with cinnamon. Set aside.
  3. Combine flour, sugar, and baking powder in large bowl. Mix in oil, eggs, orange juice, and vanilla. Add apples.
  4. Pour into 8" x 8" pan sprayed with vegetable oil cooking spray.
  5. Bake 35-40 minutes or until lightly browned.
  • Involve kids-they'll enjoy eating it even more!

excerpted from:

From Quick Meals for Healthy Kids and Busy Parents. Copyright 1995 by Sandra K. Nissenberg, Margaret L. Bogle, and Audrey C. Wright. All rights reserved. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

To order this book visit www.wiley.com.

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