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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 16
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 442.2
  • Total Fat: 24.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 289.2 mg
  • Sodium: 415.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 45.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 4.6 g
  • Protein: 12.8 g

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Holiday Cake

Submitted by: CHRYS68

Introduction

I modified my sister's traditional Holiday Cake recipe for lower sugar carbs to fit our diet - I substituted 1 cup bran for the second cup of sugar the recipe called for. (I might try 1 cup applesauce + 1 cup bran next time instead of any sugar.)
I modified my sister's traditional Holiday Cake recipe for lower sugar carbs to fit our diet - I substituted 1 cup bran for the second cup of sugar the recipe called for. (I might try 1 cup applesauce + 1 cup bran next time instead of any sugar.)

Number of Servings: 16

Ingredients

    Cake:
    2 cups flour (1 white, 1 wheat)
    1 cup sugar
    1 cup bran
    4 eggs
    3 c grated apples
    1/2 c raisins
    1/2 c walnuts
    1 t vanilla
    2 t cinnamon
    1/2 t salt
    1 t baking powder
    1 t baking soda

    Frosting:
    1/2 c chopped pecans
    1 box powdered sugar (or to taste)
    8 oz cream cheese
    1 stick butter or margerine
    1 t vanilla

Directions

Grate apples with the skin. Mix dry ingredients including apples. Add eggs and vanilla; blend well. Pour into a greased bundt pan. Bake 50 minutes at 350 or until toothpick comes out clean.

Frosting: Cream stick of butter and 8 oz cream cheese. Add powdered sugar to taste and 1 tsp vanilla extract. Add chopped pecans last or put on top of frosted cake. Drain the cherries on paper towels. Frost cake when cool. Arrange cherries on top.

Number of Servings: 16

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user CHRYS68.






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