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Apple Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
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Apple Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

1 Hour 55 Minutes
25 Min Prep
1 Hr 55 Min Cook
Treat the family to our Apple Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting recipe. The caramel cream cheese frosting on this cake reminds us of caramel-dipped apples!
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16 servings
Original recipe yields 16 servings
1 pkg. (2-layer size) yellow cake mix
1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding
1 tsp. ground cinnamon
1 cup water
1/3 cup oil
2 eggs
1/2 cup milk, divided
1 lb. Granny Smith apples (about 3 small), chopped
25 KRAFT Caramels
1 pkg. (8 oz.) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
1/4 cup butter, softened
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Let's Make It
1
Heat oven to 350ºF.
2
Cover bottoms of 2 (8-inch) round pans with parchment; spray with cooking spray. Beat first 6 ingredients and 1/4 cup milk in large bowl with mixer until blended. Stir in apples. Pour into prepared pans.
3
Bake 25 to 30 min. or until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool cakes in pan 15 min. Invert onto wire racks; gently remove pans. Cool cakes completely.
4
Microwave caramels and remaining milk in microwaveable bowl on HIGH 1-1/2 min. or until caramels are completely melted and sauce is well blended, stirring every 30 sec. Cool 10 min. or until slightly thickened.
5
Beat cream cheese and butter in medium bowl with mixer until blended. Add caramel sauce; mix well. Stack cake layers on plate, filling layers and frosting top of cake with cream cheese mixture.
Kitchen Tips
Substitute
Use 1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O SIMPLY GOOD Vanilla Bean Flavor Pudding.
Substitute
Prepare using PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel cheese.
Soften Cream Cheese
Place completely unwrapped package of cream cheese in microwaveable bowl. Microwave on HIGH 10 sec. or just until softened. Add 15 sec. for each additional package of cream cheese.
How to Store
Keep frosted cake refrigerated.
Nutrition
Calories
310
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15g
19%
Saturated Fat 6g
30%
Trans Fat 0.5g
Cholesterol 50mg
17%
Sodium 410mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates 42g
15%
Dietary Fibers 1g
4%
Sugars 32g
64%
Protein 4g
8%
Vitamin A
10%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
8%
Iron
4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Servings
16 servings
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
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