Spice Cake with Raspberry Filling and Cream Cheese Frosting

  • Prep Time 35 min
  • Total Time 2 hr 20 min
  • Servings 16

Ingredients

Ingredients

1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ spice cake mix
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1/2
cup butter or margarine, softened
3 1/2
cups powdered sugar
1
teaspoon vanilla
2
cups fresh raspberries
1/4
cup red currant jelly, if desired
Fresh mint leaves, if desired

Directions

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Spray bottoms and sides of two 8- or 9-inch round cake pans with baking spray with flour.
  • 2 Make and bake cake mix as directed on box for 8- or 9-inch rounds. Cool 10 minutes. Run knife around side of pans to loosen cakes; remove from pans to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • 3 In medium bowl, beat cream cheese and butter with electric mixer on medium speed until fluffy. Beat in powdered sugar and vanilla.
  • 4 On serving plate, place 1 cake, rounded side down. Spread with 1 cup frosting. Sprinkle 1 cup of the raspberries over frosting. Top with second cake, rounded side up.
  • 5 Frost side and top of cake with remaining frosting. Arrange remaining 1 cup raspberries on top of cake along edge.
  • 6 In 1-quart saucepan, heat jelly over medium heat, stirring constantly, until melted. Brush melted jelly over berries. Garnish with mint leaves. Store covered in refrigerator.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Save time by using Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy cream cheese frosting instead of making the frosting from scratch.

To soften cream cheese, simply let it come to room temperature, about 30 minutes.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
300
Calories from Fat
170
% Daily Value
Total Fat
19g
29%
Saturated Fat
8g
39%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
70mg
24%
Sodium
120mg
5%
Total Carbohydrate
31g
10%
Dietary Fiber
1g
4%
Sugars
28g
Protein
2g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%
8%
Vitamin C
4%
4%
Calcium
2%
2%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.