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strawberry banana cream cake

(5 ratings)
Recipe by
JoSele Swopes

I used to make this cake for my sister on her birthday when she was a teenager. It was one of her favorites.

(5 ratings)
yield 12 to 16
prep time 2 Hr 30 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For strawberry banana cream cake

  • 1 c
    strawberries (sliced)
  • 1 c
    bananas (sliced)
  • 1 box
    pudding, vanilla
  • 12 oz
    whipped cream, sweetened
  • 10
    strawberries, whole (for garnish) opt
  • 8 oz
    yogurt, vanilla
  • 1/4 c
  • CAKE
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
  • 3/4 c
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1 1/2 tsp
  • 1 c
  • 5 lg
    egg whites (stiff peaks)
  • 5

How To Make strawberry banana cream cake

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 375* Prep: Strawberries hold out 10 whole set (chill) Don't slice bananas till time to Ice cake (bananas will turn brown). Lightly grease and flour 2 - 9x1 1/2 Cake pans. Slice one layer in half to make three layers
  • 2
    In mixing bowl place, flour, baking powder, and salt. In mixer bowl beat shortening on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add sugar, vanilla, and beat till fluffy.
  • 3
    Add dry ingredients and milk alternating to beaten mixture. Beat on low speed after each addition.
  • 4
    Wash beaters. In small mixing bowl beat egg whites beat till stiff peaks form. Gently fold into flour mixture. Pour into cake pans. Bake in 375* oven for 20 minutes till toothpick inserted comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes on rack, remove from pans place on rack.
  • 5
    Icing Cake: Combine yogurt and milk with whisk mix into instant pudding stir till thickens. Stir in 2 cups of whip cream, chill while cake cools. Put remainder of whip cream into refrigerator.
  • 6
    Let's put it together:) Lay first layer face down on cake plate, spread pudding mixture on cake, layer 1 cup of sliced strawberries on top of pudding mixture, layer 1 cup of bananas on top of strawberries, layer 2 do same, place top layer face up on top carefully push toothpicks (5) around to hold layers together. Cover an chill 2 hours.
  • 7
    Frost with remaining whipped cream. OPT Place the 10 remaining Strawberries end Down on top of cake. Serve chilled

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