Strawberry Cake Recipe

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Strawberry Cake

melinda talbott

By
@melindastalbott

Strawberry tranforms into a cake


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Ingredients

1 box
(18.25 ounces) white cake mix
1 box
(3 ounces) strawberry instant gelatin
1 pkg
(10 ounces) frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed and pureed
4 large
eggs
1/2 c
vegetable oil
1/4 c
water

FOR THE STRAWBERRY CREAM CHEESE FROSTING:

1/4 c
butter, softened
1 pkg
(8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
1 pkg
(10 ounces) frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed and pureed
1/2 tsp
strawberry extract
7 c
confectioners' sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350. Lightly grease 2 round 9" cake pans.
2
In a large bowl, combine cake mix and gelatin. Add pureed strawberries, eggs, oil, and water, beat at medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth.
3
Pour into prepared pans, and bake for 20 minutes, or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Let cool in pans for 10 minutes. Remove from pans, and cool completely on wired racks.
4
FOR FROSTING: In a large bowl, beat butter and cream cheese at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Beat in 1/4 cup strawberry puree, reserving remaining for another use. Beat in extract. Gradually add confectioners' sugar, beating until smooth. Note: For pinker frosting add 2 to 3 drops of red food coloring.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy