Polish Apple Cake


POLISH APPLE CAKE

INGREDIENTS

2 cups (450g) granulated sugar
1 1/2 cups (336g) vegetable oil
2 tsp. McCormick vanilla extract
3 large eggs room temperature
3 cups (384g) all-purpose flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. cinnamon spice
1 tsp. salt
3 medium Granny Smith apples - peeled, cored. and chopped

CARAMEL GLAZE

1/2 cup (1 stick, 113g) butter
2 tsp. heavy cream
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract

INSTRUCTIONS

Preheat the oven to 325°F (175°C). Grease a 9 inch Bundt pan.
In a large bowl, beat the sugar, oil, vanilla, and eggs with an electric mixer until light and fluffy.
Combine the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt; stir into the batter just until blended.
Fold in the apples by hand. Pour into the prepared bundt pan.
Bake for 55-70 minutes or until an inserted toothpick comes out clean.
Allow to cool for about 20 minutes in the pan and then invert on to a wire rack.

CARAMEL GLAZE

Heat the butter, heavy cream, and brown sugar in a small saucepan over medium heat.
Bring to a boil, stirring to dissolve the sugar, then remove from the heat.
Add in vanilla and stir until combined. Let sit 5-10 minutes to thicken.
Drizzle over the warm cake.