Lemon Sheet Cake with Lemon Buttercream Frosting
Lemon Sheet Cake with Lemon Buttercream Frosting
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 35 min
  • total: 55 min
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  • Summary

    Light and moist lemon sheet cake, with lemon buttercream frosting. Can be made ahead and/or frozen.

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/3 cups whole milk (3% butterfat)
    • 1/4 cup lemon juice (freshly squeezed and strained, from about 1 large lemon)
    • 3 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 1/4 tsp baking powder
    • 3/4 tsp baking soda
    • 1 tsp coarse kosher salt (or 3/4 tsp fine salt, but less if using salted butter)
    • 1 cup unsalted butter (at room temperature)
    • 2 cups granulated white sugar
    • 4 tsp lemon zest (finely grated and packed, from about 2 lemons)
    • 4 large eggs (at room temperature)
    • 1 cup butter (at room temperature)
    • 3 1/2 cups icing/confectioners' sugar
    • 1 Tbsp lemon zest (from about 2 lemons)
    • Pinch salt

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 18
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 447 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 21 g 32.71%
    • Saturated Fat: 13 g 66.21%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 56 mg 18.83%
    • Sodium: 291 mg 12.11%
    • Calcium: 40 mg 4%
    • Potassium: 34 mg 0.97%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.54%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 63 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.65%
    • Sugar: 46 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 12.94%
    • Vitamin C 2.46%
    • 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.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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