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 Lemon Poppyseed Bundt Cake

Cake

1 box yellow cake mix – $1.37
1 (3.4 oz) box lemon-flavored instant pudding – $0.94
2 Tbsp poppyseeds – $0.30
4 eggs – $0.44
1/2 cup oil – $0.24
1 cup water

Glaze

1/2 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice – $0.50
2 cups powdered sugar – $0.60
1 Tbsp butter – $0.06
Zest of 1 lemon, finely grated – $0.25

Directions:

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spray Bundt pan with cooking spray. Set aside.

2. Mix all cake ingredients together in medium bowl. Pour evenly into pan. Bake 50–55 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Let cool for 10 minutes and remove from pan.

3. After cake cools, make glaze. Add lemon juice and powdered sugar to a small microwave-safe bowl. Mix until combined. Add butter and lemon zest and microwave 30 seconds. Stir well and pour over cake.

Serves: 10

Total Cost: $4.70

Desserts Under $5: Lemon Poppyseed Bundt Cake