Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

my husband requests this recipe a lot..yummy!! We use Cool Whip for the whipped topping..

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 18 14 ounces white cake mix
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 13 cups water
  • 12 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 2 (16 ounce) canspitted tart red cherries
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • red food coloring
  • 34 teaspoon almond extract
  • whipped cream

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350*.grease and flour 13x9 baking pan.
  2. Combine cake mix, eggs, water and oil in large bowl. Beat at medium speed with electric mixer for 2 minutes.
  3. Pour into pan.
  4. Combine sugar, cornstarch in large bowl. Add cherries with juice, melted butter and almond extract and 8-12 drops of red food coloring. Stir until blended.
  5. Spoon cherry mixture over batter.
  6. Bake at 350* for 60-65 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm or cold with whipped topping.
Most Helpful

5 5

Grandma, I made this cake because my 15 yr. old son loves cherries in anything. I didn't expect my husband, who dislikes them, to even try it. WOW! To my surprise, everyone was going back for seconds (and I caught my husband going in for thirds!). We loved it warm with vanilla ice cream - thanks!

5 5

I made this using fresh cherries and a red velvet cake mix. We had no idea what to expect. It was............. fantastic!!!!!!!