Spiced Applesauce Cake With Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

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18Ingredients
85Minutes
760Calories

Ingredients

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  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 stick unsalted butter (softened)
  • 1 cup light brown sugar (packed)
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups unsweetened applesauce
  • 1/2 cup walnuts (optional, toasted, see Tips, cooled, and chopped)
  • 5 ounces cream cheese (softened)
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter (softened)
  • 1/4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
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    Directions

    1. Preheat oven to 350°F with rack in middle. Butter an 8- or 9-inch square cake pan.
    2. Make cake: Whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and spices.
    3. Beat butter, brown sugar, and vanilla with an electric mixer at high speed until pale and fluffy, 2 to 3 minutes.
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    NutritionView More

    760Calories
    Sodium25% DV590mg
    Fat58% DV38g
    Protein20% DV10g
    Carbs33% DV98g
    Fiber12% DV3g
    Calories760Calories from Fat340
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat38g58%
    Saturated Fat19g95%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol150mg50%
    Sodium590mg25%
    Potassium250mg7%
    Protein10g20%
    Calories from Fat340
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate98g33%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Sugars62g124%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C2%
    Calcium20%
    Iron20%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.