Pucker-Up Lemon Cake

Total Time
Prep 8 mins
Cook 35 mins

Sweet and sour lemon snack cake that will definitely make you pucker up. Quick to make and it travels well! Great served slightly warm with a dollop of whipped cream.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat over to 350°F.
  2. Grease 13x9-inch baking pan.
  3. In large bowl mix cake mix, gelatin, water, eggs and oil.
  4. Beat on low speed of mixer until combined.
  5. Beat on high 2 minutes until smooth.
  6. Pour into prepared pan.
  7. Bake 35-40 minutes until toothpick inserted comes clean.
  8. Cool on wire rack.
  9. Stir together powdered sugar and lemon juice, adding more water if needed to make a thinner glaze for drizzling.
  10. Spoon glaze over hot cake.
  11. Let stand until cool or serve slightly warm.


Most Helpful

This is a recipe our family has made for years. We love it and it has become the birthday cake of choice for a couple of us!

Little Suzy Homemaker August 12, 2007

Wow! Really tangy! I didn't have lemon juice so I used 1/4 c of Mr. and Mrs. T's Sweet and Sour Mix. Thank you!

Recipe Junkie March 29, 2006

Laurie, this cake is soooo good and so easy to make too! I added in some fresh lemon juice to the cake to boost the lemon flavor even more, thanks for suggesting this to me, my DH will love this cake! I know this will become a regular in my house!...Kitten:)

Kittencal@recipezazz February 07, 2006

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