Heat oven to 325°.
Grease a tube or Bundt pan, or 2 loaf pans.
Beat together all ingredients except for apples, raisins and nuts in a large bowl until well combined.
Stir in apples, raisins and nuts.
Bake for about 1 hour or until toothpick inserted comes out clean.
From Dianne Conner of Petit Soleil, SLO