Mom's Key Lime Cake

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Recipe by Meri Beth

Awesomely moist and tart cake. My mom makes this from a recipe she found and I'm posting it here because it's a favorite of mine to make too. If you like lime, you'll love it.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine cake mix, gelatin mix, oil, eggs and orange juice.
  2. Pour into three 8 inch cake pans.
  3. Bake according to instructions on box.
  4. Allow to cool, then poke holes in cakes while in pans and pour key lime juice over layers.
  5. To make the frosting: In a large bowl, beat the butter and cream cheese until light and fluffy. Add lime juice and confectioners sugar. Add lime zest if desired. Mix well and ice cakes.
  6. You can substitute ingredients for a lighter cake and it still turns out well.

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