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1 cup raisins
1 cup dried fruit, diced
2 cups water
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1-1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
2 eggs or egg substitute equivalent, beaten
1 cup unsweetened applesauce
2 tablespoons liquid sweetener
3/4 cup vegetable oil
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 cup nuts, chopped
Combine raisins, fruit and water in a saucepan; cook, uncovered, until water is evaporated and fruit is soft. Set aside to cool.
Meanwhile, in a large mixing bowl, combine eggs, applesauce, sweetener, oil and vanilla. Add nuts and reserved fruit mixture. Stir into dry ingredients and blend thoroughly.
Pour into a greased 10" fluted tube pan. Bake at 350°F for 35-40 minutes or until the cake tests done.
Poster's Notes: "My mother-in-law is a diabetic, so I made this cake for her birthday," writes Kay Hale of Doniphan, MO about this moist and spicy dessert. "I also took a first place with it at our county fair!"
Posted by Joyce R.
Nutritional Info Per Serving: Per serving (prepared with egg substitute): 125 cals; 60mg sodium; 9mg chol; 15g carb; 2g protein; 7g fat Dietary Exchanges: 1 fat; 1/2 starch; 1/2 fruit MC Formatted by Mary [mnmpomsponyexpress.net]
Per serving: 113 Calories (kcal); 6g Total Fat; (50% calories from fat); 1g Protein; 13g Carbohydrate; 0mg Cholesterol; 75mg Sodium Food Exchanges: 1/2 Grain(Starch); 0 Lean Meat; 0 Vegetable; 1/2 Fruit; 1 Fat; 0 Other Carbohydrates