Lemon Layer Cake with Lemon Swiss Meringue Buttercream
Lemon Layer Cake with Lemon Swiss Meringue Buttercream
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    Tangy sweet and irresistibly light and airy, this lemon layer cake is bursting with zesty lemon through and through! Light sponge cake layers infused with lemon simple syrup and homemade lemon curd, and then filled with velvety lemon Swiss meringue buttercream frosting.

    Ingredients

    • 6 large eggs, at room temperature
    • 1 cup (200gr) sugar, divided
    • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
    • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
    • 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar, optional
    • 1 1/2 cups (180gr) plain cake flour
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 6 egg whites
    • 1 1/2 cups (300gr) sugar
    • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
    • 1/2 kosher salt
    • 1 1/2 cups (340gr) unsalted butter, softened and cubed
    • 3/4 cup (150gr) sugar
    • 2 tablespoons lemon juice

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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