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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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40 Responses to “Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake {Hoosier Homemade Guest}”

  1. { L } posted on May 12, 2010 at 9:29 am (#
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    Hi Liz! :) This looks very MOIST and refreshing…and the best part, pretty. lol

  2. { L } posted on May 12, 2010 at 9:29 am (#
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    Hi Liz! :) This looks very MOIST and refreshing…and the best part, pretty. lol

  3. HoosierHomemade posted on May 12, 2010 at 10:26 am (#
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    Thanks so much for having me Cheryl!
    ~Liz

  4. HoosierHomemade posted on May 12, 2010 at 10:26 am (#
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    Thanks so much for having me Cheryl!
    ~Liz

  5. Amanda posted on May 12, 2010 at 10:30 am (#
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    Looks great!

  6. Amanda posted on May 12, 2010 at 10:30 am (#
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    Looks great!

  7. Jenny posted on May 12, 2010 at 11:31 am (#
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    This looks like the perfect Summer cake!

  8. Jenny posted on May 12, 2010 at 11:31 am (#
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    This looks like the perfect Summer cake!

  9. Diane {createdbydiane.blogspot.com} posted on May 12, 2010 at 11:43 am (#
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    It looks delicious! I love Liz she is as sweet as her desserts!

  10. Diane {createdbydiane.blogspot.com} posted on May 12, 2010 at 11:43 am (#
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    It looks delicious! I love Liz she is as sweet as her desserts!

  11. Debbi Smith posted on May 12, 2010 at 2:02 pm (#
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    I've been seeing strawberry cakes lately and they all look so good! This one is beautiful! Thanks!

  12. Debbi Smith posted on May 12, 2010 at 2:02 pm (#
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    I've been seeing strawberry cakes lately and they all look so good! This one is beautiful! Thanks!

  13. Pam Ponder posted on May 12, 2010 at 2:28 pm (#
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    yummm

  14. Pam Ponder posted on May 12, 2010 at 2:28 pm (#
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    yummm

  15. Kelly at I Dream of Decor posted on May 12, 2010 at 2:33 pm (#
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    I love a yummy strawberry shortcake and that one looks amazing! I have to try that recipe:)

  16. Kelly at I Dream of Decor posted on May 12, 2010 at 2:33 pm (#
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    I love a yummy strawberry shortcake and that one looks amazing! I have to try that recipe:)

  17. Amanda posted on May 12, 2010 at 3:02 pm (#
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    Looks delish! My dh, who loves strawberries, would love it if I made this.

  18. Amanda posted on May 12, 2010 at 3:02 pm (#
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    Looks delish! My dh, who loves strawberries, would love it if I made this.

  19. Kate @ The Gaines Gang posted on May 12, 2010 at 4:15 pm (#
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    This looks fabulous! And I bet taste great too!

    thanks so much for sharing it with us all.

  20. Kate @ The Gaines Gang posted on May 12, 2010 at 4:15 pm (#
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    This looks fabulous! And I bet taste great too!

    thanks so much for sharing it with us all.

  21. Jennifer posted on May 12, 2010 at 7:21 pm (#
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    YUM!

  22. Jennifer posted on May 12, 2010 at 7:21 pm (#
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    YUM!

  23. dining room sets posted on May 13, 2010 at 12:10 am (#
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    This is delicious! I love it! I always feel refreshed when I see strawberries.

  24. dining room sets posted on May 13, 2010 at 12:10 am (#
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    This is delicious! I love it! I always feel refreshed when I see strawberries.

  25. Amy posted on May 13, 2010 at 5:22 am (#
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    Looks delicious – TFS!

  26. Amy posted on May 13, 2010 at 5:22 am (#
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    Looks delicious – TFS!

  27. bridget {bake at 350} posted on May 13, 2010 at 7:38 am (#
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    Looks perfect for spring & summer…and I love Susan Branch, too! :)

  28. bridget {bake at 350} posted on May 13, 2010 at 7:38 am (#
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    Looks perfect for spring & summer…and I love Susan Branch, too! :)

  29. Melissa Miller posted on May 13, 2010 at 2:51 pm (#
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    This looks beyond amazing! Yum! :)

  30. Melissa Miller posted on May 13, 2010 at 2:51 pm (#
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    This looks beyond amazing! Yum! :)

  31. Sherry posted on May 13, 2010 at 5:22 pm (#
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    This looks absolutely amazing!! :D

  32. Sherry posted on May 13, 2010 at 5:22 pm (#
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    This looks absolutely amazing!! :D

  33. ~Holly~ posted on May 16, 2010 at 6:57 pm (#
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    That looks delicious! Can't wait till local strawberry season to try it out!

  34. ~Holly~ posted on May 16, 2010 at 6:57 pm (#
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    That looks delicious! Can't wait till local strawberry season to try it out!

  35. Amy posted on May 17, 2010 at 5:03 pm (#
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    This looks amazing and super YUMMY!! I am going to have to give it a try sometime this week. Thanks for sharing!!

  36. Amy posted on May 17, 2010 at 5:03 pm (#
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    This looks amazing and super YUMMY!! I am going to have to give it a try sometime this week. Thanks for sharing!!

  37. shoestring foodie posted on May 29, 2010 at 11:03 am (#
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    my memorial day weekend project- this will be the belle of the ball during the monday barbecue….

  38. shoestring foodie posted on May 29, 2010 at 11:03 am (#
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    my memorial day weekend project- this will be the belle of the ball during the monday barbecue….

  39. Sherry @ Lamp Unto My Feet posted on June 3, 2010 at 10:37 am (#
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    I made this just the other day and took a pic for Menu Planning Monday. :D It was scrumptious!! :D

  40. Sherry @ Lamp Unto My Feet posted on June 3, 2010 at 10:37 am (#
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    I made this just the other day and took a pic for Menu Planning Monday. :D It was scrumptious!! :D

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