Golden Spatula Recipes


Fresh Apple-Nut Cake

Since our January potluck was snowed out, we don’t have an “official” Golden Spatula Award winner for the month. At past potlucks, this recipe has been very much enjoyed and lucky for us, Louise McPherson was graciously willing to share it.

...Contributed January, 2018



1 cup corn oil 1 t. soda
3 eggs 1 t. cinnamon
2 cups sugar 1 t. nutmeg
1 t. vanilla 1 t. cloves
2 cups sugar 1 t. nutmeg
3 cups plain flour 3 cups mellow, finely diced apples
1 t. salt 1 cup pecans, chopped or (black walnuts, my choice)


½ stick butter ½ cup light brown sugar
½ t. vanilla 2 T. milk

To Prepare:



Serves 6-8