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Nutrition Facts

  Servings Per Recipe: 16
  Serving Size: 1 serving

Amount Per Serving
  Calories 98.7
  Total Fat 5.2 g
      Saturated Fat 0.6 g
      Polyunsaturated Fat 1.5 g
      Monounsaturated Fat 2.8 g
  Cholesterol 27.8 mg
  Sodium 88.6 mg
  Potassium 77.0 mg
  Total Carbohydrate 11.6 g
      Dietary Fiber 1.7 g
      Sugars 2.5 g
  Protein 2.6 g
  Vitamin A 0.9 %
  Vitamin B-12 1.5 %
  Vitamin B-6 2.9 %
  Vitamin C 8.5 %
  Vitamin D 0.8 %
  Vitamin E 5.6 %
  Calcium 3.6 %
  Copper 3.1 %
  Folate 2.1 %
  Iron 3.3 %
  Magnesium 4.3 %
  Manganese 20.8 %
  Niacin 3.6 %
  Pantothenic Acid     2.3 %
  Phosphorus     6.4 %
  Riboflavin 4.2 %
  Selenium 14.0 %
  Thiamin 3.9 %
  Zinc 2.8 %

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Calories in Lemon Cake

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Calories per Ingredient

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Calories per serving of Lemon Cake

39 calories of Canola Oil, (0.02 cup)

37 calories of Flour, whole grain, (0.09 cup)

9 calories of Egg, fresh, whole, raw, (0.13 large)

8 calories of Granulated Sugar, (0.01 cup)

2 calories of Milk, nonfat, (0.03 cup)

2 calories of Applesauce, unsweetened, (0.02 cup)

1 calories of Lemons, (0.06 fruit without seeds)

0 calories of Baking Powder, (0.06 tsp)

0 calories of Salt, (0.02 tsp)

Nutrition & Calorie Comments  

Whole wheat flour will make a flat, dense cake. I used 1/2 whole wheat, 1/2 all purpose flour, 1.25 tsp baking powder, and 1 cup milk. I added 3/8 cup sugar and the lemon zest to the batter. For the glaze, I used the juice of a large lemon and 1/4 cup sugar. Poke holes in the cake before glazing Submitted by:

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I suppose the cake part of it turned out ok, but somewhat tasteless. The part I had a problem with was the glaze. It says combine sugar, water & lemon juice, but does not list amounts on any of those ingredients. I would not make this again. Submitted by:

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A agree with others it was more like a bread then cake! I guess it still counts for a nice homemade dessert with a hint of sweetness. Maybe I will use it for my breakfast snack. What's up with the recipe not telling you how much water? I put the amount of sugar listed in the cake. Submitted by:

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For the topping I used the juice of a lemon, added the sugar and grated lemon zest and bought to the boil. I left it to cool slightly and then poured over the cake. It made a lovely crunchy lemony topping. Submitted by:

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substitute Spelnda for sugar --- save on calories that will turn into fat Submitted by:

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I would use a smaller pan so cake will be thicker. Added some lemon flavoring and lemon zest to the cake - only baked for 24 minutes in a convection oven - tasted OK - low fat, healthy fats and fast to put together - we'll eat it again Submitted by:

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