Cornmeal Spice Cake
-Nancy Speicher DPXX20A
Nonstick spray coating
Whole wheat flour
Ground cardamom <or>
Spray a 10"-fluted tube pan with nonstick coating; set aside. Stir
together flours, cornmeal, baking powder, baking soda, and cardamom or
nutmeg; set aside.
In a large mixing bowl combine honey, oil, vanilla, and beaten eggs.
Mix well. Add flour mixture & yogurt alternately with egg mixture,
stirring well after each addition. Pour batter into prepared pan.
Bake in 325F oven for 50 to 55 minutes or till done. Cool 15 min in
pan on a wire rack. Remove from pan; place on rack over shallow pan.
With a fork, prick top of cake generously. Gradually drizzle warm
Honey-Spice Syrup over cake till all syrup is absorbed. Let cool on
Honey-Spice Syrup: In a medium saucepan combine 3/4 cup water, 1/2
cup honoey, and 1/4 tsp ground cardamom or nutmeg. Bring to boiling;
cook & stir syrup for 1 minute. Remove from heat. Let syrup stand
till just a little warm.
Nutrition information per serving: 362 cal., 6 g pro., 13 g fat, 84
mg chol., 155 mg sodium, 154 mg potassium, 2 g dietary fiber. U.S.
RDA: 12% thiamine, 11% riboflavin, 10% calcium.
From Better Homes and Gardens March 1990