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    Poppy seeds and bright flecks of citrus zest accentuate the fine crumb of this tender triplex cake. Lemon glaze glides over the top.

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/2 cups (3 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pans
    • 3 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for pans
    • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon salt
    • 2 1/2 cups granulated sugar
    • 7 large eggs, lightly beaten, room temperature
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup milk, room temperature
    • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
    • 1/2 teaspoon grated orange zest
    • 1/2 teaspoon grated lime zest
    • 1/3 cup poppy seeds, plus more for sprinkling
    • Shiny Cream Cheese Frosting
    • Lemon Glaze for Citrus Poppy-Seed Cake
    • 1 navel orange, optional
    • 1 lemon, optional

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 9278 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 451 g 694.32%
    • Saturated Fat: 251 g 1254.6%
    • Trans Fat: 11 g %
    • Cholesterol: 757 mg 252.31%
    • Sodium: 3888 mg 161.99%
    • Calcium: 1413 mg 141.35%
    • Potassium: 1813 mg 51.8%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 27 mg 149.11%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1256 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 28 g 110.76%
    • Sugar: 849 g
    • Protein: 70 g
    • Alcohol: 2 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 21 g
    • Vitamin A 186.44%
    • Vitamin C 214.55%
    • Vitamin D 31.11%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat89
    • Exchange - Fruit2
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs56
    • Exchange - Starch24
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total29 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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