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Lemon Apricot Cake

Lemon Apricot Cake

Glenda

Glenda

Light dessert...can double for a breakfast cake.

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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 441 kcal
  • 22%
  • Fat:
  • 20.8 g
  • 32%
  • Carbs:
  • 60.4g
  • 19%
  • Protein:
  • 4.7 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 82 mg
  • 27%
  • Sodium:
  • 333 mg
  • 13%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Grease one 10 inch tube or bundt pan.
  2. Combine the cake mix, white sugar, 3/4 cup vegetable oil, and apricot nectar together. Beat in the eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition. Pour the batter into the prepared pan.
  3. Bake at 325 degrees F (165 degrees C) for 1 hour. Let cake cool in pan for 10 minute then invert onto a serving dish and pour glaze over cake while it is still warm.
  4. To Make Glaze: Combine the confectioners' sugar, lemon juice and the 3 drops of oil, mixing until smooth. Use immediately to pour over still warm cake.
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Reviews

J_DREW
37

J_DREW

12/18/2003

I have been making this cake for years and ALWAYS receive LOTS of compliments. The cake is very moist and the glaze tastes awesome! The only difference between my original recipe and Glenda's is I have never add oil to the glaze and I also glaze when cake is completely cooled.

KSTUBBLE
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KSTUBBLE

11/15/2006

I've made this cake for 25 years. It's our family's traditional birthday bundt. My mom still uses the apricot nector, but I prefer GUAVA nector. It really makes this cake taste moist and sweet. I won't ever turn down a slice with apricot nector, however. We use Duncan Hines Lemon Supreme brand.

AmyLyn
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AmyLyn

1/26/2004

This cake is so delicious! I get the apricot nectar in the Mexican food section of the grocery store; it is in cans like soda pop. It is so moist and the glaze has such a delightful zing!

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