Total Time
55mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 45 mins

This is a very delicious prune butter(Lekvar) cake, that starts from scratch, I know, I am making a cake from scratch, a true miracle. I do use the lemon juice in the cake but not the lemon zest, I think it is too bitter.

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Spray a 10 inch Bundt pan with baking spray, can also use a 10 inch tube pan.
  3. Cream butter and sugar until smooth.
  4. Beat in eggs, one at a time, beating well.
  5. In a small bowl combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  6. Stir flour mixture into butter mixture alternating with sour cream.
  7. Stir in lemon zest and juice.
  8. Reserve 1/2 cup of batter.
  9. Spread remaining batter in bunt pan.
  10. Combine the reserved batter with the lekvar.
  11. Drop tablespoonfuls of prune mixture on the surface of the batter.
  12. Then use a knife to swirl into batter.
  13. Bake for 45-50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean.
  14. Allow the cake to sit in the pan for 5 minutes.
  15. Then turn the cake out onto a rack to cool.
  16. Before serving, shower the cake with a dusting of confectioners sugar.