How to make it

  • Cake:
  • In a large mixing bowl,beat butter until creamy. Gradually add 2 cups sugar. Beat well.
  • Add eggs one at a time,beating after each addition.
  • Combine flour,soda,and salt. Add to butter mixture alternating with buttermilk,beginning and ending with flour. Mix at low speed after each addition.
  • Stir in rind and 3 tablespoons lemon juice.
  • Butter a 12-cup bundt pan and coat with breadcrumbs.
  • Pour batter into prepared pan.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 55 minutes or until inserted wood skewer comes out clean.
  • Cool in pan for 10 minutes then turn out onto wire rack.
  • In a small saucepan,combine the remaining 1/3 cup sugar and 1/2 cup lemon juice. Cook over medium low heat until sugar dissolves.
  • Prick cake with long wooden skewer.
  • Slowly pour lemon juice mixture over cake.
  • Cool completely.
  • Lemon curd sauce:
  • Combine first 4 ingredients in top of a double boiler. Bring water to a boil.
  • Reduce heat to medium and cook,stirring constantly,until mixture thickens and coats the back of a spoon.
  • Add butter one tablespoon at a time. Whisk until blended.
  • Chill if desired.
  • Serve with cake.
  • Note:
  • If you don't have a double boiler,use a saucepan with a thick heavy bottom. Cook on medium low,stirring constantly and watch closely to keep mixture from burning.

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  • avenda4 2 years ago
    12- cup bundt pan . . . . that makes it 3liters. is this a restaurant size recipes or super size recipe??????
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  • sunflower48386 5 years ago
    I have lemons to use, so maybe this. thanks.sounds real good
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    lanacountry has the lemoncurd sauce and you have the cake lets dig in wow simply wonderful/ high5
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    " It was excellent "
    marriage ate it and said...
    I can not wait to try this! Thank you for sharing.
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  • kendi25 6 years ago
    Anyone tried this cake? How was it? Texture and taste? Would you change anything?
    Thanks
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    " It was excellent "
    debwin ate it and said...
    this sounds delicious...I will have to give it a try.
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    " It was excellent "
    notyourmomma ate it and said...
    This is wonderful....love the lemon. YUMMY
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    " It was excellent "
    henrie ate it and said...
    Love this recipe, thanks for posting it. You got my 5. God Bless
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  • krumkake 6 years ago
    Another great lemon dessert - that sauce sounds incredible indeed...there's just something about a lemon dessert that does so well with any meal. Thank you for sharing this one...
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    " It was excellent "
    zanna ate it and said...
    Sounds so good,adding to lemon group.Thanks:0
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    " It was excellent "
    zanna ate it and said...
    Sounds so good,adding to lemon group.Thanks:0
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    HA HA YOU FIXED IT BEFORE I TYPED IT LOL
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    VERY YUMMY THANKS
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