tsp. grou8nd cinnamon
package yellow cake mix
Sifted powdered sugar, optional
Combine sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl; set aside. Beat cake mix, applesauce and eggs in a large bowl till just combined. Reserve 1-1/2 cups batter and set aside. Pur remaining batter into a greased 10-inch fluted tube pan. Sprinkle with cinnamon and sugar mixture; top with reserved batter. Bake cake in a 350 degree oven for 35-45 minutes or till a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool cake in pan on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Remove cake from pan. Cool thoroughly. Sprinkle with sifted powdered sugar, if desired, before serving.