1/4 cup sugar
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1 (18.25 oz.) box yellow cake mix
1-2/3 cups applesauce
Directions: Blend sugar and cinnamon. Grease 10 inch bundt or tube pan and dust with 1 tablespoon of cinnamon-sugar mixture. Blend cake mix, applesauce, and eggs until moistened. Beat as directed on cake mix package. Reserve 1-1/2 cups batter. Pour remaining batter in pan. Sprinkle with remaining cinnamon-sugar mixture, then top with reserved batter. Bake at 350°F for 35 to 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center is clean. Cool cake in pan for 15 minutes, then invert onto serving plate. May drizzle with confectioners icing glaze if desired.
Notes: My mother made this cake for my Dad and it was one of his favorites. It is a favorite of my family and quick and easy to make.