Apple Walnut Cake




2 cups sugar

cup vegetable shortening

2 eggs - well beaten

5 larges apples - diced (Macintosh)

1 teaspoon of vanilla extract

2 cups flour

2 teaspoons baking soda

1 teaspoon of cinnamon

teaspoon cloves - powdered

teaspoon salt

1 cup of walnuts - chopped


Preheat oven to 350.


Cream together the sugar and shortening. Add eggs, apples, and vanilla and blend.


Mix separately and sift together flour, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, and salt. Add walnuts.


Fold dry ingredients into apple mixture. Pour into 9" x 13" pan and bake 350 for 50 - 55 minutes.