Amazin' Raisin Cake
3 cups flour
1 cup mayonnaise
2 cups sugar
1/3 cup milk
2 tsp baking soda
1 1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp ground cloves
1/2 tsp salt
3 cups peeled and chopped apples
1 cup raisins
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
Grease and flour 2 9" round cake pans.
In a large bowl, mix together flour, mayo, eggs, sugar, milk, soda, salt, and spices (low speed with a mixer) for about 2 minutes, scraping bowl frequently.
Stir in the chopped apples, raisins, and nuts.
Pour into the prepared pans. Bake for 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean.
Cool in pans for out 10 minutes, then remove cake from pans and cool on racks.
Fill and frost with 2 cups of whipped cream, sweetened or with your favorite buttercream or cream cheese frosting.
Pairs Well With
Another recipe from my mother's dessert recipe collection.