Southern Lady Orange Cake

1
Linda Cobb

By
@carolinablue

This is a very light, moist cake....great for summer. The recipe came from Southern Lady magazine. I baked one last night to take to Sunday School this morning....4 pieces are already gone and we haven't left the house yet. Make this one a day before you need it....it's better the second day. If you can't find an orange cake mix, use white or yellow and increase the extract to 1 tsp. You can also use more mandarin oranges if you like.

Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

  • 1 box
    duncan hines orange supreme cake mix
  • 1/3 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 2/3 c
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp
    orange extract
  • 4
    eggs
  • 1 can(s)
    mandarin oranges, drained (11 oz)
  • 2 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 1 c
    confectioners' sugar

How to Make Southern Lady Orange Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Grease and flour a tube cake pan. Or you can spray the pan with vegetable oil spray.
  3. Combine the cake mix, sugar and flour in a large bowl.
  4. Add the sour cream, oil, and orange extract. Mix at low speed with a mixer until combined.
  5. Add the eggs, one at a time.
  6. Increase the mixer speed to medium and beat for 2 minutes.
  7. Add in the mandarin oranges and mix on low speed until all ingredients are well combined.
  8. Pour the batter into the prepared pan.
  9. Bake at 350 degrees F for 45 - 50 minutes or until a knife inserted in the cake comes out clean.
  10. Let the cake cool in the pan for 15 minutes. Remove the cake from the pan and let it finish cooling on a wire rack.
  11. Combine the orange juice and confectioner's sugar until the mixture is smooth. Drizzle this glaze over the cake.

Printable Recipe Card

About Southern Lady Orange Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



Show 34 Comments & Reviews

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor

15 Chicken Recipes Big on Buffalo Flavor


Buffalo wings are a necessity on game day. But this spicy, tangy, and buttery sauce can be used on more than just wings. It can transform bland chicken into something very flavorful. And how to use that Buffalo chicken? From pasta to soup and egg rolls to chicken rolls, you can use it in many […]

17 Sweet and Savory Butternut Squash Recipes

17 Sweet and Savory Butternut Squash Recipes


All hail fall’s favorite veggie – butternut squash! Well, technically it’s a fruit because of its seeds but most treat it a vegetable. Come cooler weather this sweet and nutty winter squash first makes an appearance on our produce shelves. Super versatile, butternut squash can be stuffed for a main meal, incorporated into a quick […]

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make

20 Dinner Ideas for When You Don’t Know What to Make


Ever feel like your weekly menu is stuck in a rut? We’re here to help. These family tested and approved recipes will shake up your kitchen and be a hit at your dinner table. Easy to make and oh-so-yummy, check out these tried and true dinner ideas for when you don’t know what to make!