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Apple Cake Recipe

October 1, 2014

An apple a day keeps the doctor away! And during fall this favorite fruit pairs perfectly with other ingredients in your kitchen to make a delicious apple cake! Follow the apple cake recipe below for a treat your family and guests will love.


PREP TIME: 5 minutes

COOK TIME: 25 minutes 


1 box yellow cake mix for a single layer cake (follow package directions)

2 tablespoons softened butter

1 red apple, diced

1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1/4 cup sugar


Preheat oven to temperature noted on box.

Follow directions on box to mix cake batter.

Grease a 9 by 9-inch cake pan or disposable cake pan with butter.

Pour in cake batter.

In a separate bowl, toss apples with cinnamon and sugar, then sprinkle on top of cake batter.

Bake 20 to 25 minutes.

Tip: Serve warm cake with small scoops of butter pecan or vanilla ice cream.

You may also like our baked apples recipe.