When it comes to apple cake recipes, there’s a wide variety to suit every baker’s preferences. Whether you’re a purist and prefer your cake with just a few simple ingredients or if you like it chock full of nuts and raisins, you’ll find an abundance of beautiful cake recipes – we’ve got a great, simple option here, below!
The key to a great apple cake is to use a diverse variety of apples for a mix of textures and flavors: sweet, tart, crisp, and soft. To get the best bang for your apple cake buck, try mixing Honeycrisp and Granny Smith if you prefer your cake more tart, or for a sweeter experience, go with Gala or Fuji.
- Double your recipe and give a cake to a dear friend or bring it into the office – you’ll make someone’s day!
- Try it warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or some mascarpone whipped cream for a great accompaniment. Apple cake is also delicious cooled and dusted with powdered sugar.