ORANGE DREAMSICLE REFRIGERATOR CAKE

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Teresa G

By
@GrannyGravymaker

This yummy cake takes me back to the summer days of my youth. If you liked the orange dreamsicle/creamsicle ice cream pops, you'll like this cake.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
40 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 box
    orange cake mix
  • ·
    (plus eggs, oil and water called for on box)
  • 1 box
    (3 oz.) orange gelatin
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 4 oz
    cream cheese, room temperature
  • 2 Tbsp
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 1 box
    (3 1/2 oz.) instant vanilla pudding
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp
    orange extract
  • 1
    8 oz. tub whipped topping, thawed

How to Make ORANGE DREAMSICLE REFRIGERATOR CAKE

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare and bake cake according to box instructions for a 9"x13" glass pan.
  2. Immediately upon removing cake from oven, poke holes all over using a skewer or chopstick.
  3. Pour orange gelatin into a medium bowl, add boiling water and mix until dissolved.
  4. Slowly pour (or spoon) over cake, filling all the holes well.
  5. Allow cake to cool completely (after 1/2 hr., it can be refrigerated to hasten the cooling.)
  6. When the cake has cooled, in a large bowl, beat cream cheese with powdered sugar, until fluffy.
  7. Gradually beat in 1/4 of the cup of milk, until smooth.
  8. Gradually add remaining 3/4 cup milk and blend until smooth.
  9. Add the vanilla pudding mix, vanilla extract and orange extract and mix until smooth.
  10. Fold in whipped topping until well incorporated.
  11. Spread evenly over cake, then cover and refrigerate for 2 to 3 hrs. before serving.
  12. Cover and refrigerate leftovers.

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About ORANGE DREAMSICLE REFRIGERATOR CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: For Kids




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