metmom3 Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 4:01pm

I'm looking for a cake and icing recipe that are healthier than my normal ones. Something that's maybe a little less sugar, or uses applesauce. Any suggestions are appreciated.

8 replies
MsGF Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 4:20pm

Check out

www.elanaspantry.com

Her cake and cupcake recipes are awesome and healthier too.

She also has 2 books out, both are excellent.

I use her vanilla cupcakes for my Diabetic and Gluten-Free clients. Very yummy.

idreamincupcakes Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 4:54pm

While browsing a few previous forum posts I read box mix and any flavor of pop, a few good combos, may be, white mix and sprite, choc mix and cherry coke, white mix and orange, white mix and cream soda, choc mix and root beer.

kel58 Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 5:15pm

Yes weight watcher cake recipe is any box mix with any can of diet pop. Mix em up and it apparently makes a cake.

leah_s Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 5:24pm

[quote="kel58"]Yes weight watcher cake recipe is any box mix with any can of diet pop. Mix em up and it apparently makes a cake.[/quote]

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AnnieCahill Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 6:06pm

I can't imagine it tastes good. I mean, two wrongs don't make a right. LOL

JillyPlot Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 9:50pm

Can anyone attest to the box cake with soda tasting good??

Vista Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 10:31pm
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Originally Posted by JillyPlot

Can anyone attest to the box cake with soda tasting good??




I have used it several times. Makes a very nice dense and moist cake. You can use flavors that enhance, like orange soda with orange cake. Or just use sprite if you don't want to alter the flavor any.

icer101 Posted 9 Jan 2012 , 10:55pm

Hi, this is from weight watchers.I got the recipe when i use to go. I made a chocolate one using diet coke. It really was good. I made it for my friend that i went to the meetings with.She liked it alot.


http://www.weightwatchers.com/food/rcp/RecipePage.aspx?recipeid=252983910

this is the chocolate one that i used

http://www.weightwatchers.com/food/rcp/RecipePage.aspx?recipeid=284164320

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