Strawberry Surprise Cake

2
Junia Sonier

By
@Juniabug63

If you love strawberries and love cake you should try this cake. A nice yellow cake with strawberry filling, and cream cheese frosting. ENJOY!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
1 Hr 15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • CAKE

  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    butter or margarine
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 4
    eggs, separated
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • FILLING

  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 12
    or more large strawberries
  • FROSTING

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, cold
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 4 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 3 Tbsp
    milk
  • DRIZZLE FROSTING

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 4 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1/2 c
    milk

How to Make Strawberry Surprise Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. CAKE

    Line bottoms of 3 - 8 inch pans with paper; grease and flour sides.
  2. Mix flour, baking soda and salt set aside. Beat butter and sugar in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy. Add egg yolks, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in vanilla. Add flour mixture alternating with buttermilk, beating until well blended after each addition.
  3. Beat egg whites in another large bowl with electric mixer on high speed until peaks form. gently stir into batter. Pour evenly into prepared pans.
  4. Bake at 350*F for 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted into centers come out clean. Immediately run spatula between cakes and sides of pans. Cool 15 minutes; remove cakes from pans. Remove paper. Cool completely on wire racks.
  5. STRAWBERRY FILLING

    While the cake is baking, slice strawberries in a large bowl add sugar and put in refridgerater. Keep refrigerated for at least an hour.
  6. FROSTING

    Mix cream cheese, butter, confectioners sugar, vanilla and milk together.
  7. Let sit for 15-30 minutes.
  8. After cake has cooled, frost bottom layer and add strawberries evenly.
  9. Place second layer and repeat step 8 for second layer.
  10. Place top layer and frost top and sides covering any trace of strawberries in the layers. Decorate top with strawberries if desired.
  11. DRIZZLE FROSTING

    Place top layer and frost top and sides covering any trace of strawberries in the layers. Decorate top with strawberries if desired.
  12. Let sit for 10-15 minutes.
  13. After cake has cooled, frost bottom layer and add strawberries evenly.
  14. Place second layer and repeat step 13 for second layer.
  15. Place top layer and drizzle frosting making sure to have the frosting drizzle down sides. Decorate top with strawberries if desired.

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About Strawberry Surprise Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American




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