Lemon Bundt Cake

From Favorite Citrus Desserts

Lemon Bundt Cake

Why This Recipe Works

To develop a sturdy but tender Bundt cake recipe with potent lemon flavor, we increased the amount of butter and replaced milk with buttermilk. We found that creaming was necessary to achieve a light, even crumb. To maximize the lemon flavo...

Why This Recipe Works

To develop a sturdy but tender Bundt cake recipe with potent lemon flavor, we increased the amount of butter and replaced milk with buttermilk. We found that creaming was necessary to achieve a light, even crumb. To maximize the lemon flavor in our lemon bundt cake recipe without compromising texture, we turned to three lemons’ worth of zest for a perfumed lemon flavor without excess liquid in the batter.

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Season 7, Ep. 725
Favorite Citrus DessertsSeason 7, Ep. 725

Lemon Bundt cake, glazed with a snowy white icing, is a simple, elegant dessert. But time and again, we find it lacking in lemon flavor. Key lime pie is another favorite citrus dessert, but transporti...