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Giant Glazed Donut Cake

This humongous glazed cake topped with colorful sprinkles will appeal to donut and cake lovers alike.

Ingredients

  • 185 grams Unsalted Butter
  • 200 grams Caster Sugar
  • 3 Eggs
  • 200 grams Plain Flour
  • Pinch Salt
  • 1 1/4 teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 165 milliliters Milk
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • Glaze
  • 95 grams Icing Sugar
  • 1 tablespoon Butter, Melted
  • 1-2 tablespoons Milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • Pink Food Coloring
  • Sprinkles

Steps

  1. Melt the butter in a pan, stirring constantly until the butter has turned brown and taken on a nutty smell (10-12m). Pour this into a bowl and allow to cool to room temperature.
  2. Once cooled, add the butter, sugar and salt to a stand mixer and beat for 5m until light and fluffy.
  3. Add the eggs one at a time on high speed until incorporated.
  4. Mix the flour and baking powder together, add it to the butter mixture in 3 parts, alternating with the milk & vanilla in 2 parts.
  5. Add to a silicone mould or bundt tin and bake at 180C/375F for 40-45m. Allow to cool completely.
  6. To make the glaze, add the icing sugar, melted butter, vanilla and pink food colouring to a bowl. Slowly add the milk until you have a thick glaze consistency.
  7. Pour the glaze over the cooled cake and top with sprinkles.