Recipe: Greek Yogurt Cinnamon Coffee Cake

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Although this recipe calls for cake mix, it is anything but unhealthy! The batter is made using non-fat plain Greek yogurt and unsweetened applesauce. The almond flour has a compelling amount of vitamins, minerals and other phytonutrients. But fret not, the globs of golden brown sugar and cinnamon still top this delicious treat at only 110 calories per serving!

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Greek Yogurt Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 20-25 minutes

Yield: 12 servings

Serving size: 1/12 of coffee cake



9 oz yellow cake mix

½ cup non-fat plain Greek yogurt

½ cup water

2 large egg whites

3 Tbsp unsweetened applesauce

1 Tbsp almond flour

½ tsp salt

1 tsp vanilla


2 Tbsp Stevia®

1½ Tbsp brown sugar

1 Tbsp cinnamon


    Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly coat an 8” x 8” baking dish with nonstick cooking spray and set aside.

    To make the coffee cake topping: in a small bowl, stir together the Stevia®, brown sugar and cinnamon, mix well. Set aside.

    In a large bowl, mix dry cake mix, yogurt, water, egg whites, applesauce, almond flour, salt and vanilla until smooth. Pour coffee cake batter into baking dish.

    Lightly sprinkle ⅛ cup of the coffee cake topping over the coffee cake batter. Bake for 20-25 minutes, or until top is golden.

    Sprinkle cake with remaining sugar topping. Let cool for 10 minutes.

Nutrition Information

Per Serving: 1/12 of coffee cake

Calories: 110

Calories from fat: 23

Fat: 3g

Saturated Fat: 1g

Cholesterol: 0mg

Sodium: 119mg

Carbohydrates: 18g

Fiber: 0g

Sugar 13g

Protein: 2%

Calcium: 3%

Iron: 4mg

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