Orange Poppy Seed Cake

Orange Poppy Seed Cake

Tags: Bread, Cakes, Dessert/Sweets

  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 50 min
  • Ready Time: 180 min
  • Yield: 12 servings


  • Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1 package Pillsbury™ Moist Supreme® Orangesicle Orange Crème Flavored Premium Cake Mix
  • 1 (6 oz.) container vanilla flavored yogurt (2/3 cup)
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 2 teaspoons poppy seeds, plus additional for garnish
  • 1/3 cup Pillsbury™ Creamy Supreme® Orangesicle Orange Crème Flavored Frosting

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 325°F. Coat 9 x 5-inch loaf pan with no-stick cooking spray.
  • BEAT cake mix, eggs, oil, water and yogurt in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed for 2 minutes. Stir in 2 teaspoons poppy seeds. Spread batter evenly in prepared pan.
  • BAKE 60 to 65 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely. Remove from pan. Place on serving plate.
  • PLACE frosting in heavy duty 1-quart resealable plastic bag. Seal. Lay flat in microwave. Microwave on HIGH 5 seconds. Knead bag. Push frosting to one corner. Cut small corner off bag. Squeeze thin stripes of frosting over top of cake, allowing frosting to run down the sides. Sprinkle a row of poppy seeds down center of cake, if desired.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 slice, 1/12 of cake), Calories 270 (Calories from Fat 110), Total Fat 13g (Saturated Fat 3g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 30mg, Sodium 410mg, Total Carbohydrate 40g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 23g), Protein 3g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 15%, Iron 6%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.