This is an easy cake mix based dessert that I found while looking through my mother's recipe box. It's especially lemony if you use lemon cake mix! The prep time includes time to cool the cake before glazing.
- 1 (4 ounce) packagejello lemon flavor instant pudding and pie filling or 1 (4 ounce) packagevegetarian lemon flavor instant pudding and pie filling
- 1 (18 ounce) package lemon cake mix (2 layer size) or 1 (18 ounce) package yellow cake mix (2 layer size)
- 4 eggs
- 1 cup water
- 1⁄4 cup oil
- 1 cup confectioners' sugar, sifted
- 1 tablespoon hot milk
- 3 -5 drops yellow food coloring
- Blend all ingredients in a large mixer bowl; then beat 2 minutes at medium speed.
- Bake in greased and floured 10-inch bundt or tube pan at 350 degrees for 55 to 60 minutes, or until cake springs back when lightly pressed.
- Cool in pan 15 minutes; remove from pan.
- To make glaze, gradually add hot milk and yellow food coloring to confenctioners' sugar in a bowl, blending well.
- Pour glaze onto cooled cake.
this is very easy to put together and is a good recipe for a beginner. good to make when time is an issue since it's basically a mix. the glaze was a nice touch, i omitted the food coloring