Orange Spice Cake with White Chocolate Poinsettia Topper

Orange Spice Cake  with White Chocolate Poinsettia Topper
Orange Spice Cake with White Chocolate Poinsettia Topper
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  • Summary

    The realistic -- and edible -- poinsettia, made from white chocolate and marzipan, adds dramatic flair.

    Ingredients

    • Vegetable oil, cooking spray
    • 3 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for pans
    • 1 cup boiling water
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 2 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger
    • 2 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 3/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
    • 3/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
    • 1 tablespoon finely grated orange zest, plus 1/4 cup fresh orange juice
    • 1/2 cup unsulfured molasses
    • 1/4 cup Cointreau (optional)
    • 1/4 cup dark corn syrup
    • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
    • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup walnuts, toasted, finely chopped
    • Easy Seven-Minute Frosting
    • Chocolate Leaves for Orange Spice Cake
    • 1/2 ounce marzipan

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 625 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 23 g 36.1%
    • Saturated Fat: 8 g 39.7%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 21 mg 7.05%
    • Sodium: 516 mg 21.5%
    • Calcium: 104 mg 10.41%
    • Potassium: 485 mg 13.85%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 22.06%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 97 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.05%
    • Sugar: 57 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 6 g
    • Vitamin A 4.88%
    • Vitamin C 2.2%
    • 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 - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total3 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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