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Apple Raspberry Crumb Cake

Apple Raspberry Crumb Cake
Something wonderful happens when coffee and cake get together – like great conversation or juicy gossip. But when your cake combines the tart goodness of apple and raspberry and sprinkled with a light frosting of powdered sugar, well now you’re talking. Or at least you would be if your mouth wasn’t full.
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  • 1-1/2 cups all‑purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup Large Flake Quaker® Oats or Quick Quaker® Oats (uncooked)
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt (optional)
  • 8 tablespoons margarine or butter, chilled
  • 1/4 cup part‑skim ricotta cheese
  • 3/4 cup non‑fat or reduced‑fat sour cream
  • 2 egg whites, lightly beaten
  • 2 cups chopped apple (about 2 medium)
  • 1/3 cup seedless raspberry jam
  • 2/3 teaspoons all‑purpose flour
  • Powdered sugar

How to make it

  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease or spray 9‑inch springform pan or round metal cake pan with cooking spray.
  2. For cake and topping, combine flour, oats, granulated sugar, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, nutmeg and salt in large bowl; mix well.
  3. Cut in margarine and ricotta cheese until crumbly. Reserve 1‑1/2 cups oat mixture for topping; set aside.
  4. In small bowl, combine sour cream and egg whites; add to remaining oat mixture, mixing just until moistened. Spread batter over bottom and 1/2 inch up sides of pan.
  5. For filling, combine apples, jam and flour; spoon over cake. Sprinkle reserved oat mixture over fruit.
  6. Bake 50 to 55 minutes or until golden brown and centre is firm to touch. Sprinkle with powdered sugar. Serve warm.