Chocolate Applesauce Cake

Time 45 minutes
Yields Serves 15
Chocolate Applesauce Cake

Sift together flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt into large bowl.


In another bowl, whisk together applesauce, sugar, oil, eggs and vanilla until blended. Make a well in dry ingredients. Pour in applesauce mixture and stir just until incorporated. Spread batter into greased 13x9-inch pan and smooth top. Sprinkle evenly with walnuts and chocolate chips.


Bake at 350 degrees until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, 30 to 35 minutes. Let cool at least 15 minutes before cutting and serving.

This is the perfect snack cake with a glass of milk for an afternoon break. If you’re using homemade applesauce that is very thick, thin it with a little water before measuring it.

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