Jello Crazy Cake

Jello Crazy Cake Recipe

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Tess  (TJM) Moore

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@tmoo

This recipe was given to me by my Mother-in-law, 50+ years ago... I have made it more times than I can remember. My family always enjoyed no matter what combo I made....and they sometimes wondered if I just opened the pantry and grabbed without looking....heheheheee Enjoy.. this is a cake when you need one FAST!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
9 x 13 pan
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 pkg
lemon or yellow cake mix
1 small box
lemon jello
4
eggs
3/4 c
wesson or canola cooking oil
3/4 c
water, room temperature

FROSTING

1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
5 Tbsp
lemon juice, fresh or bottled

How to Make Jello Crazy Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix cake mix, jello, eggs, oil & water with mixer. Pour into greased/floured 9 x 13 pan. Bake 35 min. @ 350 degrees.
  • 2After removing cake from overn, cool slightly and pour "runny" frosting all over the cake, slowly so it doesn't just run to the sides of the cake.
  • 3VARIATIONS: This recipe can be changed to any combo of cake mix & jello you like. I have made a lemon cake mix with lime jello... strawberry or white cake mix with strawberry/banana jello.... chocolate cake mix with cherry jello.... white or orange cake mix with orange or orange/pineapple jello.... Play with it and have fun!!!!!!! Flavor the frosting with anything to go with the combo you have done.... :)
  • 4This wasn't part of the original recipe, but about 5 minutes after I get it out of the oven, I poke multiple holes with a dinner fork, then as I'm pouring the frosting down the center I use the fork to direct the frosting all over the cake... looks like a glaze... I continue in this manner until the bowl of frosting is gone... the cake will have a glossy look to it....

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About Jello Crazy Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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