Recipe courtesy of Julia Sweeney

Ultra-Delish Low-Fat Chocolate Cake

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  • Total: 55 min
  • Prep: 15 min
  • Cook: 40 min
  • Yield: 8 servings
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1 cup cake flour

3/4 cup sugar

1/2 cup cocoa

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

Pinch salt

2 tablespoons applesauce

1/2 cup 2 percent lowfat milk

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 tablespoon instant decaffeinated coffee

2 (2 1/2-ounce) jars prune baby food

1-ounce semisweet chocolate chips, melted

2 teaspoons almond extract

2 egg whites


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray 2 round cake pans with non-stick cooking spray and sprinkle with flour. Sift together all the dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl. In a small bowl, mix applesauce, milk, vanilla, coffee, prunes, chocolate, almond extract and egg whites. Fold into the dry ingredients. Bake for 40 minutes.