Lemon Joy Cake

Lemon Joy Cake Recipe

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belinda cardona


This cake is for summer get togethers and can be made the night before and then quickly put together. It is a sure crowd pleaser. Just something I put together in my kitchen for family get togethers in summer.


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1 Hr 10 Min
40 Min


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  • 8 oz
    lemon or lime jello
  • 1 box
    white cake mix
  • 3
  • 1/4 c
    canola oil
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 16 oz
    cool whip
  • 18
    vanilla wafers

How to Make Lemon Joy Cake


  1. You should prepare the cake and jello according to the box instructions.After you have prepared the cake and the jello has molded, possibly over night. Mix the jello and cool whip in a bowl, just enough to combine. (Do not beat them). While you do this make sure your cake is cooled, even better chilled.
  2. Now set the vanilla wafers over your cake, using the whip to set in place. now spread the lemon or lime whip over the cake and wafers. Use a couple wafers to decorate in the center with a lemon rind twist for a whimsical touch. Enjoy. Store refridgerated.
  3. If you like peaches, you can use peach jello and garnish your cake with patted dry can peaches and the vanilla wafers. You will love it> Enjoy!

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Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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