Best Easy Bundt Cake Recipe

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I’m not a food blogger, nor am I a food photographer, but last night I baked a thing of beauty. The reason the picture looks good? 5:00 light through my front door and the fact that it’s a bundt cake. The best thing about bundt cakes? They make you look good. This is the easiest recipe on the planet, and my block party attendees thought I had the skills of Martha Stewart

This is a Danish Bundt Cake recipe that I stole from my mother in law. I love it because it’s such an easy bundt cake recipe. Seriously, you just dump everything in, mix, and bake.

I make this cake on the first day of school every year. This bundt cake makes your house smell amazing, and I love that it’s the first thing they smell when they walk through the door on the first day of school. Bonus? The cake is covered in a cinnamon sugar that gives the outer edge just the perfect amount of crisp. The sour cream and pudding in the recipe keeps the inside of the cake perfectly moist. Seriously a family favorite!

Danish Bundt Cake Recipe

  • 1 yellow cake mix
  • 1 small package vanilla instant pudding
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 3/4 cup oil
  • 4 eggs
  • cinnamon sugar

Mix everything together (don’t over-mix). Spray pan with cooking spray (I coated my pan with butter). Coat with cinnamon sugar (make sure you coat it well – it helps the cake come out easier and coats it with a crusty deliciousness). Pour batter in pan. Put cinnamon sugar on top. Bake at 325 degrees for 45-60 minutes (I was closer to the 60 minute mark). Cool and invert cake from pan onto a serving dish.


Bonus! Here are some updated pics. I recently hosted a wedding shower for my sister. Again, not total pro food photography, ignore the kitchen clutter, but you can see how this Danish Bundt Cake makes everything look better. {Oh, and that cake stand helps too, I snagged it from It’s my favorite!}

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And a close up for good measure:

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Easy Danish Bundt Cake

Best Easy Bundt Cake Recipe

The best thing about bundt cakes? They make YOU look good. This is the easiest recipe on the planet. This bundt cake is the star of every party.