Ingredients

How to make it

  • In bowl, add 1 cup boiling water to dry Lemon Jell-0
  • Stir frequently, +cool+
  • Add box of cake mix to mixing bowl
  • Add oil, cooled Jell-0, beating with an electric mixer on low for about
  • 25 seconds
  • Add eggs, beating for another 20 seconds
  • Then beat on med high for 3 minutes
  • Pour into a greased and lightly floured tube pan
  • Bake at 350 degrees for about 35 minutes....OR until cake shrinks from the sides of pan and lightly browned on top
  • When done, cool in pan on wire rack for about 10 minutes
  • Turn cake out onto cake stand or plate
  • When cake is completely cool, frost
  • LEMON BUTTERCREAM FROSTING
  • With an electric mixer, beat butter and Crisco until creamy
  • Add powdered sugar and lemon juice
  • Beat all until creamy, creamy
  • A little warm water or more lemon juice may be added if needed for spreading the frosting
  • *AFTER FROSTING THE CAKE, TOASTED SLICED ALMONDS MAY BE SCATTERED ON TOP

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  • fionathompson 4 years ago
    i made this last night and theres none left this morning Beautifully fluffy and yellow ! and not overpoweringly lemony although i frosted it in a super lemony frosting !
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    brianna ate it and said...
    I sure like the sound of this cake. Have to make it. '5' from me
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  • krumkake 5 years ago
    Delightful and lemon-y...gotta try this one! So easy, which is always a plus when life is so busy and you need a nice dessert - thanks, rosemary!
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    " It was excellent "
    ahmed1 ate it and said...
    Thanks for sharing with us...
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    " It was excellent "
    pat2me ate it and said...
    Oh, yeah! Lemonaholic here!

    Thanks for sharing!
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    " It was excellent "
    lanacountry ate it and said...
    Yummy..gots me on dis one Rosie!! :)
    Thanks and high five!! :)
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    " It was excellent "
    bluewaterandsand ate it and said...
    MMMMMMMMMMMMMMM,Sounds heavenly
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    " It was excellent "
    zena824 ate it and said...
    Sounds like my kind of cake... Delicious!!!
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    " It was excellent "
    shirleyoma ate it and said...
    Oh boy!! This sounds sooooooo good love lemon anything!! got my 5
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    " It was excellent "
    bakermel ate it and said...
    Yummmmmm.....sounds fantastic! :)
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    " It was excellent "
    tippystclair ate it and said...
    This is fabulous! It has been saved and I will make it tomorrow.
    Thanks,
    Kath
    :}
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    " It was excellent "
    blueeyes68ky ate it and said...
    This sounds realy good to a lemon lover you have my 5 gonna print it. Thanks.
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