When life gives you lemons, you make… Lemon Cake!

Hi guys!

The weather is getting better and that calls for something sunny. Lemon Cake!

You know the saying, right πŸ˜‰

When life gives you lemons… #spon:

Haha you were waiting for something else? Oh yes!

lemon illustration - when life gives you lemons:

… Make Lemon Cake! πŸ˜€

It’s fresh, sunny and most people love it. Perfect! Oh and it’s easy too πŸ˜‰

What we need:

  • 1 lemon
  • 85 g soft butter
  • 200 g sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 dl milk
  • 200 g self-raising flour
  • cake pan


  • 150 g powder sugar
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • sugar pearls (option)

Lemon Cake 02

How to:

  1. Preheat the oven at 180Β°C.
  2. Mix sugar and butter until the sugar is absorbed.
  3. Add the eggs one at a time.
  4. Poor in the milk.
  5. Sift the flour and mix until fully combined.
  6. Rasp the lemon above the batter and squeeze it to make 2 tbsp lemon juice. Mix it all very well together.
  7. Put the batter in a cake pan and bake the cake for about 60 minutes.
  8. Done? Check with a sharp knife. If it comes out clean, the cake is ready to be glaced πŸ™‚
  9. Mix powder sugar and lemon juice until you get a glace. Poor it over the cake and add some sugar pearls if you wish.
  10. Serve!

Easy and delicious. That’s how a sunny cake should be like πŸ™‚

Have a delicious day ❀
xxx Sarah

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