Spice Cake

There's sugar 'n' spice and everything nice in this yummy cake for any season makes a tasty treat!

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  • Good for: 1 cake


1 1/2 cups All Purpose Flour
1 t Baking Powder
1/2 t fine Sea Salt
1 T Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
1 T ground Cinnamon
2 t ground Ginger
1/2 t ground Nutmeg
1/4 t ground Clove
1 cup Sugar
1/4 cup packed Light Brown Sugar
2/3 cups Vegetable Oil
1/3 cup Unsweetened Applesauce
2 Eggs
1 t pure Vanilla Extract
Powdered Sugar for Dusting

Spice Cake


In a medium bowl combine flour baking powder, salt, cocoa powder, cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and allspice. In a large bowl beat the sugars, oil, applesauce, eggs, and vanilla to blend. Add the dry ingredients to the large bowl and stir until just blended. Pour the batter into a prepared pan and smooth the top with a spatula. Bake for 40-45 minutes at 350 degrees. Cool for 10 minutes. Remove from pan and place on a wire rack to cool completely. Dust with powdered sugar and cut into slices for serving.