Strawberry Limeade Cake Recipe

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Strawberry Limeade Cake is a complete delight to the senses. A wonderful choice for a summer birthday.

Ingredients

For the Cake:

  • 2 1/2 cups cake flour
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 stick salted butter
  • 2 tablespoons lime zest
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 3 large egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 1/2 cup lime juice
  • 2-4 drops green food coloring

For the Frosting:

  • 3/4 cup salted butter, (12 tablespoons)
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup frozen sweetened strawberries in syrup, thawed and pureed
  • 5-6 cups powdered sugar

Directions

For the Cake:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Butter and flour 2 (8 inch) round cake pans and set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, combine cake flour and baking powder. Set aside.
  3. In the bowl of your mixer, beat butter, sugar, and lemon zest on medium speed for two minutes, until light and fluffy.
  4. Add eggs one at…

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