Temp-tations Recipe: Easy Apple Cake


  • Total Time: 1 hr 5 mins
  • Prep Time:  15 mins
  • Bake Time: 45-50 mins
  • Yield: 6-8 servings



  • ½ Tbsp  softened  BUTTER
  • 1 cup All-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 6 tsp butter, melted
  • 2 large eggs
  • ¾ cup light brown sugar
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • 3 large apples, peeled and sliced
  • 1 cup dried cranberries (optional)


      1. Butter the bottom of the pan. Cut a parchment round and place in the bottom of the pan. Coat the parchment and sides of the pan.  Set aside.
      2. In a medium bowl whisk together the flour, baking powder and salt.
      3. In a large bowl whisk together the melted butter, eggs, sugar and vanilla until creamy. Whisk in the flour until just combined.
      4. With a rubber spatula fold the apples into the batter until evenly coated
      5. Bake until lightly brown and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.

          💜 Tara's Tips

          • When Cake is cool dust ligtly with powdered sugar and serve with whipped cream or ice cream.