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BACARDI® Rum Cake

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"Tempt your guests with a slice of sweet, moist BACARDI® Rum and Nut Cake."
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Ingredients

servings 399 cals
Original recipe yields 16 servings

Directions

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  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F. Grease and flour a 12-cup bundt pan or 10-cup tube pan. Sprinkle nuts over bottom of pan. In a large mixing bowl, combine cake mix, pudding mix, eggs, BACARDI(R) Gold Rum, oil and water. Using an electric mixer, beat at low speed until moistened. Beat at high speed 2 minutes. Pour batter over nuts. Bake 1 hour or until a skewer inserted into the cake comes out clean. Cool 15 minutes, then invert onto serving plate.
  2. Melt butter in saucepan. Stir in sugar, water and BACARDI(R) Gold Rum. Boil 5 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat. Prick top of the cake with a fork. Spoon and brush glaze evenly over the top and sides. Allow cake to absorb glaze. Repeat until all glaze is absorbed.

Footnotes

  • BACARDI, ITS LABEL, ITS BOTTLE DESIGN AND THE BAT DEVICE ARE TRADEMARKS AND/OR REGISTERED TRADEMARKS OF BACARDI & COMPANY LIMITED.
  • DRINK RESPONSIBLY. BACARDI U.S.A., INC., MIAMI, FL - RUM - 40% ALC. BY VOL.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 399 calories; 20.1 g fat; 44.9 g carbohydrates; 3.7 g protein; 55 mg cholesterol; 342 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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This recipe was delicious! I baked it for a family Christmas party, and everyone loved it! The taste of the rum was not overpowering and the cake was moist.

I made this cake for our family Christmas dinner party, and it didn't last the night. It's a very moist cake, and easy to make. I'll continue to make this recipe for years to come. A+++++++.

I just Love this recipe !! It is my special cake that I bake at Thanksgiving and Christmas and my family looks forward to every year.. Super Moist !!!!

This is the best rum cake recipe! I get asked for the recipe every time I make it. Thank you. Just a tip, it does make a difference when you use Barcardi Gold. If you choose a rum that isn't...

I also have been making this cake for many years and get request for it every Holiday Season and like others stated only use Bacardy Gold for best taste. Some one stated the glaze set up to fast...

I have been using the recipe every thanksgiving and Christmas since 1980 something. I have to make four of them at a time, my husband coworkers request this every year as well as my coworkers, t...

This is one of my signature baked goods that everyone in the family requests even when it's not Christmas time. I use Bacardi Select dark rum and add a splash or two of vanilla extract to the b...

I made this cake and its really easy to make. It was certainly a winner in my household. The cake was super moist, the only thing I recommend is to make sure you get the glaze on very quickly it...