Strawberries and Cream Layer Cake

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by JackieOhNo

There's always room for this, because it's so light. It's like a Norwegian-style strawberry shortcake. For best results, stack the layers with the cut side up because they'll hold the strawberries better. And for easy cutting, use a serrated knife. Posted for ZWT 6.

Top Review by DeeVaFoodie

I had some problems with the assembly of this cake. I should have done like a previous reviewer and kept it in 2 layers instead of 4. The cake just fell apart all over the place. I think there was also too much pureed strawberries, they poured and dripped everywhere. With all of that being said though, the cake is very good. I ended up dumping the whole thing into a big serving bowl and we ate it with spoons. Delicious, just very messy. Made for ZWT6: No-Nonsense Nibblers.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (18 1/2 ounce) package white cake mix
  • 2 (10 ounce) packages frozen strawberries, thawed and pureed
  • 1 (12 ounce) frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • 1 cup fresh strawberries, cleaned, hulled and sliced

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven and prepare the cake mix according to the package directions, then bake in two 9-inch round cake pans. Remove from pans and cool completely, then cut each layer in half horizontally, making 4 layers.
  2. Place on cake layer on a large serving plate. Brush with pureed strawberries and spread on a layer of whipped topping. Place another cake layer over that and repeat until all cake, strawberry puree and whipped topping are used. Garnish with fresh strawberries slices.

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