Simple Chocolate Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Simple Chocolate Cake recipe? Learn how to make Simple Chocolate Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by 43heather43

Makes 12 servings



Light and delicate, this lower-fat cake has a surprisingly rich chocolate flavor. Serve with frozen yogurt and pourable all-fruit for special occasions.

Recipe Ingredients for Simple Chocolate Cake

1 cup unbleached all-purpose flour
1/2 cup splenda no calorie
3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
8 ounces Light 'n Fit Nonfat Vanilla
3 tablespoons unsweetened applesauce
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 eggs

Recipe Directions for Simple Chocolate Cake

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C). Grease an 8" or 9" round cake pan (20 x 4-cm or 23 x 3.5-cm sandwich or cake tin).

  2. In a medium bowl, combine the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, cinnamon, baking soda, and salt.

  3. In a large bowl, combine the yogurt, oil, vanilla extract, and egg yolks.

  4. In a medium bowl, with an electric mixer on high speed, beat the egg whites until stiff peaks form.

  5. Stir the flour mixture into the yogurt mixture until just blended. Fold the egg whites into the flour mixture. Pour into the prepared pan.

  6. Bake for 35 minutes, or until a wooden stick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool on a rack for 5 minutes. Remove to the rack to cool completely.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 43.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
62
Calories from Fat
9
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.0g
2%
Saturated Fat
0.3g
1%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
32mg
11%
Sodium
173mg
7%
Potassium
72mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
10.6g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
1.3g
Protein
2.8g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 3% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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