Let them eat Lemon Cake

Sweet and tart just like you ๐Ÿ˜‰

Tomorrow I have some friends coming over to do a “Friendsgiving”. Aside from the tons of cleaning I’m doing I decided I would prep today by at least baking the dessert and getting it out of the way. For that, I bring my love of lemons. I really do love them and I’m not sure why I’m so obsessed but it’s definitely a thing. Here’s a sweet treat for you to try at home as well!

What is required of you:

-1/2 cups self rising flour

-1 cup caster sugar (or plain sugar if that’s all you have)

-1 tbsp. baking powder

-1/2 cup vegetable oil

-3/4 cup water

-Zest from 1 lemon

-Juice from half the lemon

Icingย 

-2/3 cup powdered sugar

-Juice from half the lemon

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Preheat your oven to 375 degrees F. Start by mixing the sugar, flour, baking powder, and lemon zest into a large mixing bowl. Then add the oil, water, and lemon juice.

Grease a baking tin and pour the mixture in. Then pop into the oven and set a timer for 30mins (40mins depending on your oven).

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Use a tooth pick to check and make sure it’s done as it should pull out clean (ha). Then let it sit for a good 10-20mins and cool.

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Combine the lemon juice and powder sugar to make the icing, very easy.

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Have your cat periodically judge you, not as easy.

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Then drizzle your icing onto your cake! I’m having this tomorrow so it actual may be terrible but I won’t know till then. I’ll be blogging tomorrow about all the food I’m making so stay tuned!!

Happy Saturday y’all!! ๐Ÿ˜‰

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4 thoughts on “Let them eat Lemon Cake

  1. Looking yummy……….loved it ๐Ÿ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

    1. I’m looking forward to actually getting to eat it this evening…the waaaaaait is real.

      Liked by 1 person

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