Gingerbread Spice Cake with Fluffy Cream Cheese Frosting
Gingerbread Spice Cake with Fluffy Cream Cheese Frosting
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  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 45 min
  • total: 1 hr 5 min
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  • Summary

    This Gingerbread Spice Cake with Fluffy Cream Cheese Frosting is the perfect cake for the holiday season made with fresh ginger!

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup softened unsalted butter
    • 1 cup brown sugar
    • 3/4 cup molasses
    • 2 eggs
    • 2 tablespoons freshly grated ginger
    • 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
    • 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground allspice
    • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
    • 1/2 cup boiling water
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 8 ounces softened cream cheese
    • 3/4 cup unsalted butter softened to room temperature
    • 4 to 4 1/2 cups powdered sugar
    • a few drops of vanilla extract
    • 1-2 tablespoons milk optional, depending on texture

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 733 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 34 g 52.21%
    • Saturated Fat: 21 g 103.31%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 90 mg 30.14%
    • Sodium: 177 mg 7.36%
    • Calcium: 78 mg 7.75%
    • Potassium: 378 mg 10.79%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.81%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 107 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.65%
    • Sugar: 83 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 20.84%
    • Vitamin C 0.68%
    • Vitamin D 0.16%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs6
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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