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Desserts

Apple Crumble Layer Cake

Apple Crumble Layer Cake recipe
photo by:kraft
A single Granny Smith apple is all you need to give this luscious fruit crumble layer cake its autumnal appeal.
time
prep:
30 min
total:
1 hr 38 min
servings
total:
16 servings

What You Need

1/3
cup  butter
3/4
cup  packed brown sugar, divided
2
tsp.  ground cinnamon, divided
1
 Granny Smith apple, peeled, finely chopped
1/2
cup  chopped PLANTERS Walnuts, divided
1
pkg.  (2-layer size) yellow cake mix
1
pkg.  (3.4 oz.) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding
1-1/3
cups  water
1/3
cup  oil
3
 eggs
4
oz.  (1/2 of 8-oz. pkg.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
3
Tbsp.  milk
2
cups  thawed COOL WHIP Whipped Topping

Make It

HEAT oven to 350ºF.

LINE 2 (9-inch) round pans with parchment; spray with cooking spray. Microwave butter, 1/2 cup sugar and 1/2 tsp. cinnamon in microwaveable bowl on HIGH 2 min.; stir until blended. Pour into prepared pans; spread to evenly cover bottoms. Top with apples. Reserve 1 Tbsp. nuts; sprinkle remaining nuts over apples.

BEAT cake mix, dry pudding mix, water, oil, eggs and 1 tsp. of the remaining cinnamon with mixer until blended; pour over nuts in pans.

BAKE 28 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool cakes in pans 10 min. Loosen cakes from sides of pans with knife; invert onto wire racks. Gently remove pans and parchment. Cool cakes completely.

BEAT cream cheese, milk, remaining sugar and cinnamon in medium bowl with mixer until light and fluffy. Gently stir in COOL WHIP.

STACK cake layers, crumble sides up, on plate, spreading half the cream cheese mixture between layers. Spread remaining cream cheese mixture onto top of cake; sprinkle with reserved nuts.

Kraft Kitchens Tips

Size Wise
Enjoy your favorite foods while keeping portion size in mind.
Variation
Prepare using PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese and COOL WHIP LITE Whipped Topping.
How to Store
Keep frosted cake refrigerated.
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