Mom's Key Lime Cake

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.

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20mins
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  • Combine cake mix, gelatin mix, oil, eggs and orange juice.
  • Pour into three 8 inch cake pans.
  • Bake according to instructions on box.
  • Allow to cool, then poke holes in cakes while in pans and pour key lime juice over layers.
  • 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.
  • You can substitute ingredients for a lighter cake and it still turns out well.
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"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."
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  1. 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.
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