Upside-Down Pear Gingerbread Cake
Upside-Down Pear Gingerbread Cake
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 30 min
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  • Ingredients

    • 2 1/2 firm pears (preferably Bosc)
    • 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) unsalted butter
    • 3/4 cup packed light brown sugar
    • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup molasses (preferably mild)
    • 1 cup boiling water
    • 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, softened
    • 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar
    • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
    • Accompaniment: vanilla ice cream
    • a well-seasoned 10-inch cast-iron skillet or a 12-inch deep nonstick skillet (handle wrapped with a double layer of foil if not ovenproof)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 706 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 18 g 27.91%
    • Saturated Fat: 11 g 52.76%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 49 mg 16.18%
    • Sodium: 521 mg 21.73%
    • Calcium: 172 mg 17.16%
    • Potassium: 967 mg 27.63%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 5 mg 30.06%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 133 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.69%
    • Sugar: 89 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 11.18%
    • Vitamin C 3.37%
    • 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 Carbs6
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total3 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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