Slow Cooker Lemony Cake
 
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This Slow Cooker Lemony Cake is perfectly is the perfect combination of tangy and sweet.  Serve it warm right out of your slow cooker - you can garnish it with whipped cream and berries, but it's just as tasty on its own!
Serves: 6
Ingredients
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • ½ cup butter, melted
  • ½ cup half and half
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • 1 egg
for the topping:
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ½ cup boiling water
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoon lemon juice
Method
  1. Sift together flour, sugar and baking powder in a medium bowl. Set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, combine ½ cup butter, half and half, 2 tablespoons lemon juice, lemon zest and egg. Whisk ingredients until well combined.
  3. Add flour mixture to egg mixture and stir to incorporate.
  4. Spray the bowl of a 3 to 4-quart slow cooker with nonstick cooking spray. Spread batter into slow cooker.
  5. Combine all topping ingredients in a small bowl and then pour over cake batter.
  6. Cover and cook on high for 1 11/2 to 2 hours, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  7. Spoon cake and sauce into serving dishes.
Recipe by Kitchen Meets Girl at http://kitchenmeetsgirl.com/slow-cooker-lemony-cake/