Ingredients

1 cup sugar
½ cup butter
1 egg, beaten
1 cup mashed pinto beans
1 ½ cup flour
1 tsp soda
½ tsp salt
½ tsp cloves
1 tsp. cinnamon
½ tsp allspice
2 cups apples, raw, peeled and diced
1 cup raisins
1 cup pecans
1 ½ tsp vanilla

Cooking Instructions

Cream sugar and butter; add egg, beans and vanilla. Sift dry ingredients. Add to sugar mixture. Add apples, raisins, and nuts, coated with ½ cup flour (this is not part of the 1 ½ cups flour called for above). Bake in a tube pan for 1 hour at 350º.

by Harold Williams, Lubbock, Texas