River Road Strawberry Cake

Mary R Morris Recipe

By Mary R Morris photosister

10 Min
40 Min

This is my mothers favorite cake.It is very eazy and is best made a day or so ahead...She first had this cake at a church in Baton Rouge,and the lady gave her the recipe....And she gave me the recipe so I could make it for her ...

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1 box
white cake mix
3 Tbsp
flour heaping
1 pkg
strawberry jello (3 oz)
1 c
vegetable oil
4 large
1/2 c
1/2 pkg
frozen strawberries,sliced
1/2 stick
butter (do not use margine)
about two cups of powered sugar
1/2 pkg
frozen strawberries

Directions Step-By-Step

Mix cake mix ,flour and Strawberry and Jello.Add oil.Beat in eggs.Add water and strawberries.Mix well.Bake in greased bunt pan or tube pan 35 to 40 minutes in 350 degree oven.
1/2 Stick Butter
1/2 Package Strawberries
About 2 cups Powdered Sugar
Melt butter with 1/2 package strawberries.Mash in .Mix in the powered sugar untill spreading consistency..
PERSONAL NOTE:::When I add the frozen strawberries to this cake batter ,if they are whole I cut them,in half's are quarters....If all you can find is the one frozen in the juice ,just drain them well and use them..I often do..

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #strawberries, #mix, #box

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Lynnda Cloutier eatygourmet
Jan 23, 2012
wonderful recipe, Mary. And thanks, mom, for giving it to your daughter so she could share it with us!
Shelia Tucker cookbooking
Jan 23, 2012
This sounds like a cake my DIL, brought to a dinner, it was very good and so moist. She told me how she made it, but I din't write it down, so of course I forgot most of it. Thank-You Mary for the recipe. Printed and saved !! :)
Mary R Morris photosister
Jan 23, 2012
I plan on making this cake next week and will get a photo and have The Rev post it..In fact we are doing a cake and pie ,auction at church,so I hope to get a few photo's..
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jan 23, 2012
Yum, Mary thank you for sharing this wonderful recipe- with all the great recipes I have been getting I can make and have my own auction!!LOL
Feb 12, 2012 - Kim Biegacki shared a photo of this recipe. View photo
Feb 12, 2012 - Kim Biegacki shared a photo of this recipe. View photo
Kim Biegacki pistachyoo
Feb 12, 2012
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
Mary R Morris photosister
Feb 12, 2012
Thank you Kim,this is my mother favorite cake,I can eat the icing all by its self.The longer this cake set's the better it get's.Just remember to store left over in the ice box..And thank you for posting the photo.....
Kim Biegacki pistachyoo
Feb 12, 2012
Mary, Wow, wow, WOW is what I have to say about this cake. It is the best tasting, moist and beautiful strawberry cake I have ever eaten. My family went nuts over it and nephews were "oh my" while taking their bites of cake. LOL Delicious and easy to make. It is a keeper for our famly and thanks so much for sharing it. I posted 2 pics for you too. Thanks again Mary xoxoxoxo
Straws Kitchen CinCooks
Mar 28, 2012
I love your name for this cake!!!
My Mom used to make this when she was alive.
She also got it from a lady at Church.
Mary R Morris photosister
Mar 28, 2012
Cindy ,Thank You,the Lady that gave my mom the recipe call it that because she said she got it from the cook book River Road Recipes,I love this cake it ,it so eazy and get's better the longer it sit,s.Not that it is ever allowed to sit long around here..