Lunch Box Snack Cake

Lunch Box Snack Cake

This delicious apple cake will be a favorite lunch box dessert.

20 min. prep time
15 servings
000 Ratings



3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, softened
2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup buttermilk*
2 eggs
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 medium (1 1/2 cups) tart cooking apples, peeled, chopped


1/2 cup chopped salted peanuts
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon


Heat oven to 350°F. Combine sugar, brown sugar and butter in large bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add all remaining cake ingredients except apples. Continue beating, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Stir in apples by hand. Pour into greased and floured 13x9-inch baking pan.

Stir together all topping ingredients in small bowl. Sprinkle over cake batter. Bake for 35 to 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

*Substitute 1 tablespoon vinegar or lemon juice plus enough milk to equal 1 cup. Let stand 10 minutes.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 280

Fat: 10g

Cholesterol: 45mg

Sodium: 350mg

Carbohydrates: 46g

Dietary Fiber: 9g

Protein: 5g

Recipe #5260B©2001Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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