Pucker Up and Kiss Me Bundt-Homemade

Pat Duran


This is the homemade version of the quick Pucker Up and Kiss Me Pound Cake.
This is a simple pound cake and will be perfect for breakfast and tea. This recipe is from Lori Longbotham cookbook author. I have tweaked it very little. I hope you give this one a try. If you love lemon you will love this pound cake!


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12 servings
20 Min
1 Hr 30 Min


  • 2 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 3 stick
    unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2 1/4 c
    granulated sugar-divided
  • 6 large
    eggs, room temperature
  • 1 c
    whole milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon zest, grated
  • 1 tsp
    pure lemon extract
  • 1/2 c
    fresh lemon juice

How to Make Pucker Up and Kiss Me Bundt-Homemade


  1. Preheat oven to 300^.
    Butter and flour a 12 cup bundt pan or use non stick spray.
  2. Sift the flour,baking powder and salt together twice.
    Cream the butter and 1 3/4 cups sugar until pale and fluffy about 4 minutes.
    Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
  3. Reduce the speed and add the flour mixture, alternating with the milk, beginning and ending with the flour.
    Stir in the lemon zest and lemon extract.
  4. Pour the batter into the prepared pan and bake for 1 1/2 hours . or until a knife inserted in the middle comes out clean.
    Let cool in the pan for 15 minutes.
    Pole holes all over the cake with a wooden chopstick.
  5. Meanwhile, being the lemon juice and remaining sugar to a boil over medium high heat in a small saucepan, stirring until the sugar is dissolved.
  6. Invert the cake onto a rack, over a catch pan and slowly pour the syrup over the cake, it will seep through the holes and into the cake. Let cool to room temperature.

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About Pucker Up and Kiss Me Bundt-Homemade

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts, Puddings
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American

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