Poppy Seed Bundt Cake
1/4 cup poppy seeds
1 1/4 cups water
1 Betty Crocker yellow cake mix
1/4 cup salad oil
Chocolate Glaze (recipe follows)
Soak poppy seeds in 1 1/4 cups water for 30 minutes. Heat oven to 350º.
Generously grease and flour 12-cup bundt cake pan. Blend cake
mix (dry), oil, eggs, poppy seeds and water until moistened. Beat 4 minutes on
medium speed. Pour into pan.
Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until cake springs back when touched
lightly in center. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pan. Cool completely. Drizzle
with chocolate glaze.
Melt 2 Tbsp margarine, 1 Tbsp cocoa, 1 1/2 Tbsp milk in saucepan. Bring to a
boil then remove from heat. immediately add 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar that has
been measured, then sifted and 1/4 tsp vanilla extract. Whisk until smooth. Pour
over cake letting glaze run down sides while still warm.