Zinger Cake like Dolly Madison

gaynel mohler


I love zinger cakes. They are hard to find in my area so I took a fellow JAP recipe for sponge cake , which by the way is so moist and DELICIOUS added a cream filling and then raspberry/coconut topping. OMG is it ever goooooooood. You must try this recipe.


★★★★★ 3 votes

9" round 2 tier
25 Min
35 Min


  • ·
    recipe for lazy summer sponge cake / prepared

  • 1 jar(s)
    marshmallow cream
  • 1/2 c
    room temperature butter ( i used margarine)
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/3 c
    confectioners sugar
  • 1 pkg
    knox gelatin
  • 4 Tbsp
    hot water
  • 2/3 c
    seedless raspberry jam
  • 1 pkg
    shredded coconut small package

How to Make Zinger Cake like Dolly Madison


  1. Prepare cake in two round or square 9" cake pans
    bake and cool
  2. Prepare the filling by dissolving gelatin in water, add marshmallow cream, butter, vanilla and confectioners sugar. Blend well and cool in fridge
  3. Lay bottom cake on platter
    Pour all of filling over bottom layer
    top with second cake
  4. In a small saucepan melt jam
    add some coconut to jam reserving some to sprinkle on top

    spread jam over top layer cake
    sprinkle with remaining coconut
    cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.
  5. I just refrigerate to set up filling

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