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Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake {Hoosier Homemade Guest}

Layers of moist cake and strawberry whipped cream make this three-layer cake a must have for strawberry lovers!

I have a special treat for you all today! Liz from Hoosier Homemade is going to share a yummy recipe for Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake! Grab a cup of coffee or tea and pass your plate……….

Hello, TidyMom fans! I’m Liz, the Hoosier Momma from Hoosier Homemade. I’m a SAHM of 3 teenage boys, that keep me running with their sports and school activities. I’ve been blogging a little over a year, I share lots of baked goods, Budget Friendly Meals, and decorating tips and tricks, all to help you “Make Your House a Home.”   Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake recipe at TidyMom.net This recipe comes from Susan Branch and her Summer Book, it’s a wonderful white layer cake that can be used with many different toppings, frostings or even made into cupcakes.  Topped with whipped cream and strawberries makes it the perfect summer dessert!  

Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 40 minutes

Yield: 12-14 servings

Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake

Ingredients

    Cake
  • 6 tablespoons butter, room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 3 eggs, separated
  • 2 1/4 cups flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • Filling
  • 3 1-pound boxes ripe strawberries, sliced
  • 1 pint heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Instructions

  1. For the cake: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour three 9-inch round cake pans.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar, until fluffy and well combined. Add the three egg yolks and beat until thick and lemon-colored.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder and salt and mix slightly with a fork or whisk. Add to the creamed mixture, alternately with milk. Stir in vanilla.
  4. Using an electric mixer, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form. Gently fold into cake batter.
  5. Divide cake batter among the prepared cake pans. Bake for 20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean. Cool completely on racks.
  6. For the topping: Using an electric mixer, beat whipping cream until stiff peaks form, add vanilla and powdered sugar and beat until combined well.
  7. To Assemble: Place one cake layer on serving platter, top with whipped cream and strawberries, repeat for all layers.
  8. Best if assembled within an hour of serving.

Notes

Note: This cake can also be made into a 13×9, cupcakes, or any size pan. You will just need to adjust the baking time.

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Comments

  1. 1

    Hi Liz! :) This looks very MOIST and refreshing…and the best part, pretty. lol

  2. 2

    Hi Liz! :) This looks very MOIST and refreshing…and the best part, pretty. lol

  3. 3
    HoosierHomemade says:

    Thanks so much for having me Cheryl!
    ~Liz

  4. 4
    HoosierHomemade says:

    Thanks so much for having me Cheryl!
    ~Liz

  5. 5

    Looks great!

  6. 6

    Looks great!

  7. 7

    This looks like the perfect Summer cake!

  8. 8

    This looks like the perfect Summer cake!

  9. 9
    Diane {createdbydiane.blogspot.com} says:

    It looks delicious! I love Liz she is as sweet as her desserts!

  10. 10
    Diane {createdbydiane.blogspot.com} says:

    It looks delicious! I love Liz she is as sweet as her desserts!

  11. 11
    Debbi Smith says:

    I've been seeing strawberry cakes lately and they all look so good! This one is beautiful! Thanks!

  12. 12
    Debbi Smith says:

    I've been seeing strawberry cakes lately and they all look so good! This one is beautiful! Thanks!

  13. 13
    Pam Ponder says:

    yummm

  14. 14
    Pam Ponder says:

    yummm

  15. 15
    Kelly at I Dream of Decor says:

    I love a yummy strawberry shortcake and that one looks amazing! I have to try that recipe:)

  16. 16
    Kelly at I Dream of Decor says:

    I love a yummy strawberry shortcake and that one looks amazing! I have to try that recipe:)

  17. 17

    Looks delish! My dh, who loves strawberries, would love it if I made this.

  18. 18

    Looks delish! My dh, who loves strawberries, would love it if I made this.

  19. 19
    Kate @ The Gaines Gang says:

    This looks fabulous! And I bet taste great too!

    thanks so much for sharing it with us all.

  20. 20
    Kate @ The Gaines Gang says:

    This looks fabulous! And I bet taste great too!

    thanks so much for sharing it with us all.

  21. 21
    Jennifer says:

    YUM!

  22. 22
    Jennifer says:

    YUM!

  23. 23
    dining room sets says:

    This is delicious! I love it! I always feel refreshed when I see strawberries.

  24. 24
    dining room sets says:

    This is delicious! I love it! I always feel refreshed when I see strawberries.

  25. 25

    Looks delicious – TFS!

  26. 26

    Looks delicious – TFS!

  27. 27
    bridget {bake at 350} says:

    Looks perfect for spring & summer…and I love Susan Branch, too! :)

  28. 28
    bridget {bake at 350} says:

    Looks perfect for spring & summer…and I love Susan Branch, too! :)

  29. 29
    Melissa Miller says:

    This looks beyond amazing! Yum! :)

  30. 30
    Melissa Miller says:

    This looks beyond amazing! Yum! :)

  31. 31

    This looks absolutely amazing!! :D

  32. 32

    This looks absolutely amazing!! :D

  33. 33
    ~Holly~ says:

    That looks delicious! Can't wait till local strawberry season to try it out!

  34. 34
    ~Holly~ says:

    That looks delicious! Can't wait till local strawberry season to try it out!

  35. 35

    This looks amazing and super YUMMY!! I am going to have to give it a try sometime this week. Thanks for sharing!!

  36. 36

    This looks amazing and super YUMMY!! I am going to have to give it a try sometime this week. Thanks for sharing!!

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    shoestring foodie says:

    my memorial day weekend project- this will be the belle of the ball during the monday barbecue….

  38. 38
    shoestring foodie says:

    my memorial day weekend project- this will be the belle of the ball during the monday barbecue….

  39. 39
    Sherry @ Lamp Unto My Feet says:

    I made this just the other day and took a pic for Menu Planning Monday. :D It was scrumptious!! :D

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    Sherry @ Lamp Unto My Feet says:

    I made this just the other day and took a pic for Menu Planning Monday. :D It was scrumptious!! :D

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