Healthified Chocolate-Almond Pudding Cake

Healthified Chocolate-Almond Pudding Cake

40% less fat • 75% less sat fat • 27% fewer calories than the original recipe. Gooey, yummy, chocolaty—canola oil and skim milk are two of the skinny secrets.

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

1:30

Hr:Mins

Makes

9

servings

1
cup Gold Medal® all-purpose flour
1/2
cup granulated sugar
1/4
cup chopped almonds, toasted*
1/4
cup unsweetened baking cocoa
2
teaspoons baking powder
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/2
cup fat-free (skim) milk
2
tablespoons canola oil
2
teaspoons vanilla
1/4
teaspoon almond extract
3/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup unsweetened baking cocoa
1 3/4
cups water
Vanilla reduced-fat ice cream, if desired
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. In medium bowl, mix flour, granulated sugar, almonds, 1/4 cup cocoa, the baking powder and salt. Stir in milk, oil, vanilla and almond extract until blended. Spread batter in pan.
  2. In 1-quart saucepan, mix brown sugar and 1/4 cup cocoa with wire whisk. Stir in water. Heat just to boiling, stirring occasionally. Pour over batter.
  3. Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until center is set. Cool 30 minutes before serving.
  4. To serve, spoon warm cake into individual dessert bowls; spoon pudding from baking dish over cake. Serve with ice cream.
Makes 9 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
*To toast almonds, heat oven to 350°F. Spread almonds in ungreased shallow pan. Bake 6 to 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until light brown.
What is "Healthified"?
We've replaced ingredients with great-tasting alternatives to create better-for-you recipes that are just as yummy as the original.
Variation
For a mocha-flavored dessert, add 2 teaspoons instant coffee granules to the batter mixture.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 240
    • (Calories from Fat 50),
  • Total Fat 6g
    • (Saturated Fat 1g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 0mg;
  • Sodium 190mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 44g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2g,
    • Sugars 30g),
  • Protein 3g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 2 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 3;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.