Strawberry Surprise Cake

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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

  • 1CAKE

    Line bottoms of 3 - 8 inch pans with paper; grease and flour sides.
  • 2Mix 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.
  • 3Beat egg whites in another large bowl with electric mixer on high speed until peaks form. gently stir into batter. Pour evenly into prepared pans.
  • 4Bake 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.
  • 5STRAWBERRY 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.
  • 6FROSTING

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

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