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Simple Apple Cake


Enjoy this super simple and moist rustic apple cake that will be a hit for any gathering.


  • 1 stick of sweet cream butter
  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 cup of flour
  • 1 teaspoon of cardamom
  • 1 medium honey-crisp apple
  • sugar and cinnamon to coat apple slices
  • sifted confectioner sugar and cinnamon for topping (optional)
  • caramel sauce(optional)


  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Cut apples into slices and place into medium mixing bowl
  3. Add enough sugar and cinnamon to the mixing bowl until apples are well coated – set aside
  4. Add butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla to mixing bowl and with an electric beater, mix well
  5. In a small bowl mix flour and cardamom and sift into mixing bowl with batter in batches
  6. Pour batter into greased tart pan with parchment paper on top
  7. arrange apples on top
  8. Brush egg wash on top
  9. Bake for 35 minutes
  10. Pull out of oven and onto drying rack for 20 minutes
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Cook Time: 35 mins
  • Category: Dessert
  • Cuisine: Swedish