Lemon Cake Recipes

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How to Make Lemon Custard Magic Cake

Light, lemony and made with only six ingredients, this lemon custard cake is perfect for any occasion. Here's how to make it at home.

Lemon Olive Oil Cake

Olive oil cakes are tender and moist, and stay that way longer than butter-based cakes, so they are wonderful if...


How to Make a Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf Cake

Satisfy your cravings with this copycat Starbucks lemon loaf cake recipe.


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35 Irresistible Lemon Cake Ideas

Lemon brightens and enlivens any dish. These lemon cake ideas are the perfect balance of sweet and tart—they're perfect for...


Margarita Cake

4 reviews

This margarita cake is perfect for a picnic on a warm day. You'll be surprised at how closely it tastes...

Strawberry Lemon Cupcakes

11 reviews

My granddaughter Sydney has acquired a love of baking. While I was visiting her in Tampa, we made these light,...


Mom’s Citrus Buttermilk Cake

6 reviews

Everyone raves over this lovely lemon cake. It's divine with fresh raspberries and a scoop of vanilla ice cream. —Joan...

Great-Grandma’s Lemon Cake

1 review

"Baking and giving" is a hobby of mine, and I love to bake my gifts by using old-fashioned recipes like...


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Lemon Refrigerator Cake

The recipe comes from my church group and is a light, refreshing cake for warm-weather days.


Strawberry-Lemon Crepe Cake

1 review

Each year for my husband's birthday I make him a different lemon cake (a tradition started by his mother). A...


Strawberry Lemon Shortcake

5 reviews

I love a good strawberry shortcake, but this recipe is my favorite by far. The citrus zest in the dough...

Blueberry Lemon Cake

9 reviews

I always set aside some of my fresh-picked blueberries to make this tender lemon blueberry cake. Using cake mix makes...


Citrus Poke Cake

This old-fashioned citrus cake tastes even better the day after it is made. It is perfect for picnics or other...


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Lemon-Blueberry Pound Cake

53 reviews

Pair a slice of this moist lemon-blueberry cake with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. It's a staple at our...


Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

11 reviews

My family always asks for this love-me-tender lemon loaf cake. Sometimes, I shake things up and make cupcakes with the...


Raspberry Lemon Cake

28 reviews

Want a change from chocolate cake? Try this elegant lemon raspberry cake packed with refreshing citrus flavor, from the cake...

Lemon Cupcakes

2 reviews

Usher in spring with this lemon cupcake recipe. It's a recipe from my mother that I spiced up a bit....


Blueberry Lemon Trifle

21 reviews

A refreshing lemon filling and fresh blueberries give this sunny dessert sensation plenty of color. Don't worry about heating up...


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Lemon Pound Cake

46 reviews

Citrus trees grow abundantly in California, and I'm always looking for new recipes which use the fruit from the orange...


Glazed Lemon Tube Cake

36 reviews

This easy lemon cake recipe is just the dessert to brighten up a gray winter day (or any day). Lemon...


Lemon Ricotta Cake

9 reviews

This lemon ricotta cake recipe is a family gem that was passed down from my grandmother and mother. Garnished with...


Lemon Orange Cake

10 reviews

I like to bake this lovely three-layer lemon and orange cake instead of a more traditional pie for Thanksgiving. It...


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Lemon Chiffon Cake

65 reviews

This moist, airy lemon chiffon cake was my dad's favorite. Mom revamped the original recipe to include lemons. I'm not...


Glazed Lemon Cake

16 reviews

My mother baked this moist treat when I was a child. I loved the lemon glaze and light cake as...


Fluted Lemon Cake with Fresh Fruit

This citrusy, golden-brown cake looks especially beautiful baked in a fancy fluted pan. Serve each slice with a dollop of...

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Glazed Lemon Chiffon Cake

2 reviews

This fluffy cake is a real treat drizzled with the sweet-tart lemon glaze. —Rebecca Baird, Salt Lake City, Utah


Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

10 reviews

This luscious lemon poppy seed cake recipe uses cake mix and pudding mix for an easy dessert highlighting the classic...


Lemon Bundt Cake

7 reviews

Convenient lemon cake and pudding mixes hurry along this moist glazed cake shared by Ann Anderson of Andrews, North Carolina.


Moist Lemon Angel Cake Roll

10 reviews

Tart and delicious, this pretty cake roll will tickle any lemon lover's fancy. Its feathery, angel food texture enhances its...


Makeover Lemon Pound Cake

16 reviews

For this lovely golden cake, I use fat-free yogurt to trim the calories. It's a comforting dessert for days when...


Fluted Lemon Cake

4 reviews

My great-grandmother used to make this cake, which has been a family favorite for years. You won’t believe it starts...