apple fritter cake 2


  • 3 cups all-purpose flour, sifted
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 medium apples, peeled and chopped (about 2 cups)

1 bottle (12 ounces) beer or unsweetened apple juice, room temperature

1/4 cup butter, meltedICING:2 cups confectioners’ sugar3 to 5 tablespoons 2% milk1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Preheat oven to 350°. Line an 8-in. square baking pan with parchment paper, letting ends extend up sides.
  • Whisk together the first five ingredients. Add apples and beer; mix just until blended (do not overmix; batter will be thick). Transfer to prepared pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, 40-45 minutes.
  • Lifting with parchment paper, immediately remove cake from pan. Brush all sides with melted butter. Cool. Meanwhile, combine all icing ingredients. Spread or drizzle over cooled cake.
Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 261 calories, 4g fat (3g saturated fat), 10mg cholesterol, 350mg sodium, 52g carbohydrate (27g sugars, 2g fiber), 4g protein.

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