- Butter - 1/2 cup
- Sugar - 1 1/2 cups
- Eggs - 3
- Flour - 2 cups (sifted)
- Baking soda - 1 tsp
- Cinnamon - 1 tsp
- Salt - 1/2 tsp
- Nutmeg - 1/2 tsp
- Cloves - 1
- Applesauce - 1 1/2 cups
- Nuts - 1/2 cup (chopped)
- Dried earth worms - 1 cup (chopped)
To prepare earthworms, chop coarsely and spread on non-stick cookie sheet.
Place in 200 'F oven for 15 minutes. Remove and let cool.
Cream butter and sugar.
Sift dry ingredients together and add to mixture.
Add applesauce, nuts and worms and mix well.
Pour into greased 10 inch tube pan and bake at 325" F for 50 minutes.