Strawberry-topped Cake

Daune (pronounced "Dawn") Browne

By
@vavavoom

Time to lighten up---no more winter desserts for me. Luscious and light and makes people smile.


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Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 box
yellow or white cake mix
1 c
mascarone cheese
1/2 c
vanilla yogurt
3 Tbsp
honey, divided
3 Tbsp
lemon zest, divided
1 tsp
lemon juice
1/3 c
strawberry jam
1-1/2 c
sliced strawberries

Step-By-Step

1Bake cake as directed, using 2 9-in cake pans.

2Meanwhile, combine cheese, yogurt, 2 tablespoons of honey, 1 tablespoon lemon zest, and lemon juice.

3When cake is cool, spread jam on bottom half of cake and then spread half of prepared cheese mixture over jam.

4Top with second half of cake and spread remaining cheese mixture over top. Arrange sliced strawberries in a concentric circle starting from the outer edge and working towards the center to create a flower-like effect.

5Sprinkle with remaining lemon zest. When ready to serve, drizzle top with remaining honey.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #Dessert