Apple Harvest Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze
Summary: This is a fantastic Bundt cake that my grandmother used to make for Thanksgiving. It has been a family favorite for years! This cake rocks. the glaze is delish.
2 1/2 cups granulated sugar
1 1/2 cups vegetable oil
3 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 cup chopped walnuts
2 1/2 cups diced apples (canned or fresh)
3/4 cup butter
2 cups brown sugar
1/4 cup milk
1 cup confectioners’ sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1-2 tablespoons milk
Lightly grease and flour 13 x 9-inch baking dish; Preheat oven to 350F Cream together sugar, eggs, and oil; Add flour; mix together until well blended; Add vanilla, nuts, and diced apples.
Spread into pan; bake for 45 to 60 minutes; Cake is done when toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
When cake is done, punch holes in it with a knife and pour topping over.
Caramel Topping: Heat all ingredients together over medium heat; Bring to boil, stirring constantly; Let boil for about 2 minutes; Pour over warm cake
Frosting Topping: Mix powdered sugar, vanilla and milk, 1 tablespoon at a time, until it is a consistency you can drizzle over the cake.
Recipe adapted from: allrecipes.com
Photo courtesy of: avckitchens