Easy Cranberry Poke Cake (for lazy moments)

Carol Junkins


Well of course I would love this poke cake !!!! Easy and very tasty.
Cake box mix, cranberry sauce, whipped cream and dried cranberries.
Lazy day cake baking ~ haha Enjoy

Original recipe from hungrylittlegirl.com and picture.

★★★★★ 1 vote
10 Min


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1 box
of white or yellow cake mix
1 can(s)
cranberry sauce, with whole berries
1 c
dried cranberries
1 1/2 c
heavy cream (or use cool whip) or canned whipped cream
2 tsp
2 tsp
powdered sugar

How to Make Easy Cranberry Poke Cake (for lazy moments)


  • 1Prepare the cake according to pkg. directions but with one egg and 1/3 of the oil less.
  • 2Once you take the cake out of the oven, let cool only two minutes, then poke holes in it with the end of a wooden spoon.
  • 3Heat cranberry sauce in the microwave for 1 minute, stir.
    Pour over cake, spreading out with a big spoon to make sure the holes get filled.
  • 4Place in fridge for one hour.
    Now beat the heavy cream on medium speed with an electric mixer for one minute.
    Add cornstarch and powdered sugar and beat on high speed until very stiff.
  • 5Spread whipped cream over the cake.

    Sprinkle dried cranberries on top of the cream and place back in fridge until you serve it.

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About Easy Cranberry Poke Cake (for lazy moments)

Course/Dish: Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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