Prepare as directed, mixing 1/2 tsp. each ground cinnamon and ground cloves, and 1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg with flour mixture before beating into butter mixture as directed.
Dessert can be a part of a balanced diet, but remember to keep tabs on portions.
How to Test Cake for Doneness
To prevent overbaking, check cakes or cupcakes at the minimum baking time indicated in recipe. Insert a toothpick in center of cake. If it comes out clean, the cake is done. If it does not come out clean, return to the oven for a few additional minutes before rechecking.