Red, White and Blueberry Cake

1
Nicole Farmer

By
@BakerNicole

I made up this recipe yesturday after a request from my daughters friend to make her a fruit flavored birthday cake. It was a huge smash at the party today :)

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
16-20
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
1/3 c
butter
2
eggs
1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
3/4 c
milk
5 tsp
vanilla extract, divided
2 c
strawberries
1 1/2 c
blueberries

How to Make Red, White and Blueberry Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1There are 3 layers to this cake. The base for all three cakes is as follows:
  • 2Mix 1 cup sugar, 1/3 cup butter, 2 eggs, 1 tspn vanilla in a bowl.
  • 3Mix 1 1/2 cups flour, 2 teaspoons baking powder, and 1/4 teaspoon salt in another bowl.
  • 4Alternate pouring flour mix and 3/4 cups milk into the egg mix.
  • 5For Strawberry Layer : Blend 2 cups strawberries in a food prossessor or blender and add to batter. (For a deeper red add a few drops of food coloring)
  • 6For Blueberry Layer: Blend 1 1/2 cups blueberries in a food prossessor or blender and add to batter. (If you want a deeper blue you can add a few drops of blue food coloring)
  • 7For Vanilla Layer: Add 2 extra teaspoons of Vanilla extract to batter.
  • 8Bake each layer at 350 for 30 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.
  • 9Let cool for 30-45 minutes then stack cakes ontop of eachother. Frost and enjoy!

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About Red, White and Blueberry Cake

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