Margarita Cake

12
Nancy Thomas

By
@Nanaluvsherbabies

Got this recipe from a cookbook someone I went to school with has put together. I made it for a cookout we had at the lake on Memorial Day weekend & the guys my Husband works with requested it as well. Everyone that has tried it really likes it.

*Side Note*
Since there were many many questions regarding the use of the Liquid Margarita Mix instead of the frozen mix, I subtituted 10 oz of the liquid for the frozen. It came out perfectly.
Also I edited the eggs to say "Room Temperature". This should help with the butter clumping up as well.

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Rating:

★★★★★ 63 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10-14
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • FOR CAKE

  • 1 stick
    butter (softened)
  • 4
    eggs (room temperature)
  • 1
    white cake mix
  • 1 box
    vanilla instant pudding (the smaller one)
  • 1 can(s)
    (10 oz) frozen margarita concentrate (completely thawed)
  • 2 tsp
    lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    lime zest
  • GLAZE

  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 Tbsp
    lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    lime zest
  • 1 1/2 c
    (about) powdered sugar

How to Make Margarita Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre Heat oven to 350° degrees & prepare Bundt style cake pan. ( I use bakers joy)
  2. Mix butter, eggs, margarita concentrate (completely thaw first or butter will lump), lime juice & zest together.
  3. Add cake mix & pudding mix until well blended.
  4. Pour batter in pan & bake 45-55 minutes. Let cool 10-15 minutes & remove from pan.
  5. While cake is cooling, in saucepan melt butter for glaze. Add remaining ingredients and stir until smooth.
  6. Drizzle Glaze over Cake while it's still warm.

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About Margarita Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American




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