Lovely Lemon Cake

"One of my favourite cakes."
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  • Preheat the oven to 180ºC (350ºF).
  • Spray a 22 cm square oven pan with non-;stick spray.
  • Place the butter, caster sugar and eggs in a mixing bowl and beat until well blended.
  • Add the lemon juice and rind and beat well.
  • Sift in the self-raising flour and baking powder, beating until well blended.
  • Turn into the prepared oven pan and bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until the cake is done.
  • Cool slightly.
  • Prick the top of the cake.
  • Heat the ingredients for the topping until just melted.
  • Pour over the cake and slice while still warm.
  • Makes a medium-sized cake.

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