Just-as-Sweet-as-Honey Cake
Just-as-Sweet-as-Honey Cake
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    SOY-FREE Can be made NUT-FREE by omitting almonds Honey cake is a traditional dessert at Jewish celebrations, whether formal holidays or not, and is a fixture in the Ashkenazic Rosh Hashanah repertoire. In this recipe, dark agave nectar and maple syrup are combined to create a truly authentic flavor.

    Ingredients

    • 2 1/2 cups whole wheat pastry or spelt flour
    • 1 tablespoon baking powder
    • 2 teaspoons baking soda
    • 1 tablespoon cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves or allspice
    • 1 cup dark agave nectar or pure maple syrup, or half of each
    • 1 cup applesauce
    • 1/2 cup safflower oil
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 1/2 cup dark or golden raisins
    • 1/4 cup sliced almonds

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1602 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 66 g 101.13%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 22.4%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 2114 mg 88.09%
    • Calcium: 405 mg 40.53%
    • Potassium: 907 mg 25.93%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 8 mg 42%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 253 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 19 g 76.14%
    • Sugar: 149 g
    • Protein: 15 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.29%
    • Vitamin C 110.54%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat12
    • Exchange - Fruit2
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs9
    • Exchange - Starch6
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total7 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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