Posted in Dessert, Quick Breads, Side Dishes

Good Company and Coffee…


Having a friend over or company for the weekend?  This is a great snack or morning sweet treat for either.  It’s easy to bake, makes the house smell welcoming and goes great with a cup of coffee or tea.

Enjoy the warmth of home with friends.

Applesauce Streusel Cake

 Prep time: 15 minutes

Cook time: 30 – 35 minutes

Serves 9

 Estimated Values per serving:

Calories = 250                                              Fat = 4 grams

 Preheat oven 375o

 Cake Ingredients:

1 cup flour

1 ½ teaspoon baking powder

½ teaspoon baking soda

¼ teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon cinnamon

½ cup egg substitute

1 cup unsweetened applesauce

½ cup sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

 Directions:

  1. In a medium mixing bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and cinnamon and whisk together.  Add egg substitute, applesauce, sugar and vanilla extract and stir until well combined.
  2. Spray a 9’X9” baking pan and pour batter into pan.  Prepare crumb topping (recipe below).

 Streusel Topping Ingredients:

1 ½ cups flour

½ cup light brown sugar

cinnamon

6 tablespoons low calorie butter spread – melted

 Directions:

  1. Combine all ingredients with fork. 
  2. Sprinkle streusel topping on top of cake and bake for 30 – 35 minutes.