Friday, February 07, 2014

Apple Walnut Cake

This recipe is towards a healthier side.The usage of oil / fat is to its minimum,making it yet a virtuous and delicious choice.

200 gram apples,peeled,cored and finely diced
50 gram walnuts,roughly chopped
150 gram soft light brown sugar
250 gram self raising flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 teaspoon powdered cinnamon
3 1/2 tablespoon sunflower oil
3 1/2 tablespoon milk
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
pinch of salt
butter for greasing
icing sugar/whipped cream,to serve

  • Preheat oven to 180 degree celcius
  • Grease a 9" baking dish and line the base with baking paper.
  • Mix the apple and sugar in a bowl and keep aside
  • Sift over the flour,baking powder,cinnamon and salt and fold in.
  • In a separate bowl beat the eggs,oil,milk and vanilla extract.
  • Combine well the above mixture with the apple and sugar.
  • Fold in the walnuts and pour into the prepared tin.
  • Bake in the oven for 30-35 minutes,until a skewer comes out clean.
  • Leave to cool for a few minutes in the tin.
  • Serve hot with whipped cream or dust with icing sugar once the cake is completely cooled.


  1. Oh such yummy cake! So out of three contributors who baked this or more important than that who gets to eat this delicious piece :)) Anytime I take pics of cakes I would have eaten at least two pieces:))

  2. Yummy they look....can imagine the nice aroma, the house would have been smelling of when these goodies were getting baked...mouthwatering here

  3. I love the simple technic, mix, fold and stir which in return has produced a fantastic cake.

  4. Yummy cake! I would love it with some whipped cream :-)

  5. Simply made and soo beautiful cake....really love this....

  6. aake oru peice maathrame photo edukkan kittiyullo... appo manasilayi tasty it was!!! yum...

  7. Just 3 1/2 tbsp of oil in this cake!!! I crave for a slice of this healthy cake too!!!

  8. Your apple walnut cake looks extremely moist!

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