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Apricot Nectar Cake

Delicious Apricot Nectar Cake
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time50 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cake, apricot nectar cake
Servings: 12
Calories: 418kcal
Author: Heather

Ingredients

  • 1 box lemon cake mix
  • 1 cup apricot nectar
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup apricot nectar for glaze

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  • Grease bundt pan with shortening.
  • Mix together cake mix, 1 cup apricot nectar, 3/4 cup oil, eggs, and sugar in mixer at medium speed for 3 minutes.
  • Pour mixture into greased bundt pan.
  • Bake for 40-50 minutes.
  • Let cake cool and then place on plate to release cake from pan.
  • Mix together powdered sugar and 1/2 cup apricot nectar.
  • Drizzle glaze on cooled cake and serve.

Notes

You can usually find apricot nectar juice in the juice aisle of the grocery store or sometimes the health food section. I have seen it in a glass bottle or a can.
  • Use an electric mixer to insure all ingredients are combined. 
  • Test to make sure cake has finished baking by lightly pressing to see if it springs back. You may also insert a toothpick to see if it comes out clean. 
  • Make sure cake is completely cooled before icing. 

Nutrition

Calories: 418kcal | Carbohydrates: 66g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 16g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Cholesterol: 54mg | Sodium: 335mg | Potassium: 64mg | Sugar: 49g | Vitamin A: 355IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 101mg | Iron: 1.2mg