Susan Lucci's Apple Cake

Recipe creator's name:  dash
Preparation time:  15 minutes
Total time:  45 minutes
Servings:  6
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup sugar, divided
  • 1 egg, well beaten
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 5 tart apples, peeled, cored and cut into eighths
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon

1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line an 8x8x2 or 10x6x2 pan with parchment paper, or grease pan with butter.

2. In a large mixing bowl, sift together flour, baking powder, salt and 1/2 cup sugar. 

3. In a separate bowl, mix together egg, milk, and butter. Stir mixture gently into dry ingredients.

4. Pour batter 3/4 inch thick into baking pan. On top of batter, apple wedges in parallel rows.

5. Mix 1/2 cup sugar with cinnamon. Sprinkle over apples. Bake for about 25 minutes, or until apples are tender.