Mama's Dream Cake Recipe

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Mama's "Dream Cake"

Nikki Shirah

By
@nikshijay

Growing up my mother was a single mom after my dad died when I was 10. She still made us birthday cakes and I was almost grown before I knew a bakery cake existed. She used cake mixes and jazzed them up. She is in bad health now and I offered to make her birthday cake. This is the one she chose! I hope it turns out as good as hers!!


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Rating:

Serves:

12, more or less

Prep:

2 Hr

Cook:

50 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 box
yellow cake mix
1/2 c
oil
1 pkg
instant lemon pudding mix
4
eggs
1 c
water

GLAZE

1 c
orange juice, not concentrated
1 c
sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Blend all cake ingredients, then beat at medium speed for 2 minutes.
2
Bake in 10" tube or bundt pan at 350 degrees for 45 to 55 minutes.
3
Cool cake side up for 25 minutes.
4
Prepare glaze ingredients by heating sugar and orange juice until sugar is dissolved. Pour over warm cake and finish cooling.
5
Invert pan onto serving plate. It will be runny so make sure your plate has a lip because of the juice. Store in refrigerator.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom
Hashtag: #Easy and Quick