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Whole Wheat Applesauce Spice Cake

 
Whole Wheat Applesauce Spice Cake
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This delicious cake has no cholesterol and only a trace of saturated fat. It is actually brimming with healthy ingredients- but no one will ever suspect that!

Yield

12

servings

Prep

30

min

Cook

60

min

Ready

90

min

Low in Saturated Fat, Low Cholesterol, Cholesterol-Free, Trans-fat Free, Good source of fiber
 

Ingredients

1 cup all-purpose flour
sifted
1 cup whole-wheat flour
sifted
1 ½ teaspoons baking powder
1 ½ teaspoons baking soda
½ cup bran
1 teaspoon cinnamon
ground
½ teaspoon ginger
ground
*
¼ teaspoon nutmeg
freshly ground
*
½ teaspoon cloves, ground
ground
½ teaspoon salt
¼ cup sugar
optional
¾ cup brown sugar
lightly packed
*
4 large egg whites
at room temperature
*
¼ cup canola oil
cup apple juice
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
¼ cup honey
2 cups applesauce
unsweetened
1 cup raisins, seedless
optional

Directions

Preheat oven to 350℉ (180℃).

Grease and flour a 12 cup Bundt or tube pan.

Sift both flours, baking powder, and baking soda into a large bowl.

Mix in the oat bran, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, cloves, salt, and both sugars until there are no lumps.

In another bowl, beat the egg whites until soft peaks form.

Beat in the oil, apple juice, vanilla, honey, and applesauce.

Stir half of the applesauce mixture into the flour mixture.

Beat in the rest of the applesauce mixture.

Beat on high for 1 minutes until everything is mixed well together.

Mix in the raisins.

Pour into the prepared pan and bake in a preheated oven for 50 to 60 minutes or until a cake tester comes out clean.

Let the cake cool and remove from the pan.

Cover with lemon glaze.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

Reviews

+4

over 6 years

This cake had great flavor, but we thought it was a bit too dense. I will skip the whole wheat flour next time and use just all-purpose flour. I subbed chopped, dried cherries for the raisins.

+6

over 7 years

This cake turned out fabulously - moist and delicious.

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Comments

susan99
Lindsay, Canada
 over 6 years ago

This looks yummy, really yummy!!

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 108g (3.8 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 22021% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 5g 8%
Saturated Fat 0g 2%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 171mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 15g 15%
Dietary Fiber 3g 13%
Sugars g
Protein 7g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 3% Iron 9%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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