Sunshine Cake

Sunshine Cake Slice

Just one bite of this beautiful, light, fluffy, tonguegasmic cake and you’ll understand immediately why I’m calling it a Sunshine Cake.

This is super simple, a GREAT recipe to make with the kids and the absolute perfect treat for those hot summer days.

Sunshine Cake

adapted from a Jello box recipe

  • 1 (20 oz) can crushed pineapple in juice (do not drain)
  • 1 package (3.4 oz) French Vanilla Instant Jello Pudding
  • 2 C Cool Whip (thawed, obviously)
  • 1 (10 oz) round Angel Food Cake
  • Fresh Fruit: Strawberries and Blueberries are my suggestions
  1. Slice the Angel Food Cake into 3 layers a hint.. freeze the cake for about 15 minutes to half an hour before slicing
  2. Mix the pineapple and pudding mix.  Slowly add in Cool Whip, until fully blended. (This is a great part for the kids)
  3. Spread the pudding/whip/pineapple mixture on top of the bottom layer of cake and top with sliced strawberries (and blueberries)
  4. Top with layer 2 of the Angel Food Cake.
  5. Repeat the layering, mix, fruit steps on layers 2 and 3.

My cake only has strawberries because the store was out of blueberries and we *sob* don’t have a farmers market.

sunshine cake 2

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Comments

  1. says

    That looks so good! I have strawberries AND fresh pineapple in my fridge right now. :) Maybe I’ll whip up an angel food cake and make this for dessert tonight. My family would love it.
    .-= Tara @ Feels like home´s last blog ..Peanut Butter and Jelly Pie =-.

  2. Carrie Calaway says

    Yummy! Printed it off, going to make it tonight,supposed to be +90 tomorrow with 110% humidity! Yucky but a large piece of that will make everything COOL! thanks for Sharing!

  3. Shannanb aka Mommy Bits says

    That sounds sooooo good. We had Angel food cake the other day. I made it with fruit. It is such a good summer dessert.

  4. Strawberry Shortcake Recipe says

    Where have you been all my life? Fantastic site and all my queries resolved. Duncan Hopeman

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