Key Lime-Cream Cheese Crumble Cake

Key Lime-Cream Cheese Crumble Cake

Blogger Arlene Cummings of Cooking With Sugar shares a favorite recipe.

Prep Time

15

Minutes

Total Time

1:20

Hr:Mins

Makes

12

servings

Base
1
box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® vanilla cake mix, reserving 1 cup for topping
1/2
cup butter, melted
1
egg
Filling
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1
can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated)
3/4
cup Key lime juice
2
eggs, beaten
Topping
Reserved 1 cup cake mix
1
cup chopped pecans, walnuts or combination of both
3
tablespoons butter, softened
Powdered sugar for garnish
  1. Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray. In small bowl, reserve 1 cup of the dry cake mix for the topping; set aside.
  2. In medium bowl, mix remaining cake mix, 1/2 cup melted butter and 1 egg until well combined. Press in bottom of pan; set aside.
  3. In large bowl, beat cream cheese, sweetened condensed milk, lime juice and 2 eggs with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Pour filling evenly over base in pan.
  4. With fork, mix reserved cake mix with pecans and 3 tablespoons softened butter until crumbly. Sprinkle evenly over filling.
  5. Bake about 45 minutes or until golden brown. Cool in pan at least 20 minutes. Before serving, sprinkle individual servings with powdered sugar.
Makes 12 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Do-ahead
This dessert can be made a day or two before a party and stored in the refrigerator until serving time.
Success
Cutting the cake with a disposable plastic knife causes less crumbling.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
        Exchanges: Free*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.