Simply Delicious Strawberry Cake

Simply Delicious Strawberry Cake Recipe

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Daune (pronounced "Dawn") Browne


A Paula Deen family favorite. Yum, and it's from a cake mix!


★★★★★ 1 vote

30 Min
20 Min


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1 box
white cake mix
1 3-oz box
strawberry flavored instant gelatin
1 10-0z pkg
frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed & pureed
large eggs
1/2 c
vegetable oil
1/4 c


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

How to Make Simply Delicious Strawberry Cake


  • 1For cake: preheat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease 2 round 9-in. cake pans.
  • 2In large bowl, combine cake mix and gelatin. Add pureed strawberries, eggs, oil, and water. Beat at medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth.
  • 3Pour 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, then remove from pans, and cool completely on wire racks.
  • 4For frosting: In large bowl, beat butter and cream cheese at medium speed until creamy. Beat in 1/4 cup strawberry puree, reserving remaining for another use. Beat in extract. Gradually add confectioners' sugar, beating until smooth.
  • 5Garnish with sliced fresh strawberries, if desired.

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Course/Dish: Cakes

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