Chocolate Applesauce Cake
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 cups applesauce
  • 1 6-ounce package chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons more sugar -- for topping
  • 1/2 cup nuts
DIRECTIONS
  1. Cream shortening and 1 1/2 cups sugar.
  2. Add eggs, then add next five ingredients. Mix well.
  3. Add applesauce. Mix.
  4. Pour into greased 8 x 12-inch pan.
  5. Sprinkle with remaining sugar, chocolate chips and chopped nuts.
  6. Bake for 40 minutes at 350ยบ degrees.