2 Apples; large, peeled, core -, chopped 1/2 c Brown sugar 1/2 c Almonds; chopped 1/2 c Raisins; yellow 1 Egg 1/3 c Butter or margarine; melted 1 ts Vanilla 1 c Flour; unbleached 1 ts Baking soda 1 ts Cinnamon 1 ts Allspice 1/2 ts Cardamom; ground 1/4 ts Salt Toss apples with sugar, almonds and raisins. Beat eggs with butter and vanilla and stir into apple mixture. Combine flour, baking soda cinnamon, allspice, cardamom and salt in a separate bowl. Stir dry ingredients into apple mixture only enough to moisten all ingredients. Spoon into a greased 8" baking dish and bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for about 45 minutes. Cool slightly before cutting.