Inauguration Cake

Blend well:

1/2 cup applesauce

1/2 cup light flavored olive oil

1/2 cup milk or soymilk or almondmilk

2 eggs

1/2 cup almond meal

1/4 cup honey

1/4 cup lemon juice and zest of 1 lemon

Then, gently stir in the powder from 1 box of Trader Joes Vanilla cake mix

Grease a cake tin, and cover the bottom with a mixture of coarsely crushed roasted and salted almonds and poppyseeds. Pour the batter over the seeds and nuts.

Bake 350F until golden brown, and just pulling away from the edge of the pan.

Cool, invert to drop out of pan and leave the seeds and nuts on top, and serve with whipped cream, and a small glass of a sweet desert wine.