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Rum Cake


  • 1 Duncan Hines Moist Deluxe Butter Recipe
  • 4 eggs
  • ½ c. water
  • ½ c. oil
  • ½ c. rum


  • ¼ c. rum
  • ¼ c. butter
  • Dash of water
  • 1 c. sugar

Preheat oven to 350°.

Prepare cake according to cake mix directions using the ingredients above. Bake at 350° in a bundt pan for 45-50 minutes or until done.


Combine ¼ c. rum, ¼ c. butter, dash of water and sugar in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil.  Pour ½ mixture over cake while still hot.  Let sit for 10 minutes.  Invert cake on a serving plate.  Brush on remaining glaze and let cool.

This recipe is included in Creating an Afternoon to Remember.