Recipe courtesy of Thelma Brelesky
Print
Total:
1 hr
Active:
45 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

  • Cooking spray
  • 1 box store-bought yellow cake mix, such as Duncan Hines 
  • 2 large eggs 
  • 1/4 cup (4 tablespoons) unsalted butter, melted 
  • 2 pints strawberries, hulled 
  • 1 pint heavy cream 
  • 5 tablespoons sugar 
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 
  • 2 bananas, sliced into 1/4-inch-thick rounds 

Directions

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease two round 9-inch cake pans with cooking spray.

With an electric mixer on medium speed, beat the cake mix, eggs, melted butter and 1/4 cup water in a large bowl until smooth, about 2 minutes. Pour the batter into the prepared cake pans and bake until lightly browned, about 15 minutes. Turn the cakes out onto cooling racks and let cool.

While the cakes are cooling, slice the strawberries into 1/4-inch-thick rounds, reserving 8 to 10 large strawberries for decoration.

With an electric mixer on high speed, whip the cream, sugar and vanilla in a large bowl until stiff peaks form, 2 to 3 minutes.

Once the cakes have cooled, arrange the banana slices on top of one cake. Place the second cake on top of the banana slices. Spread the whipped cream evenly over the top and sides of the cake. Decorate the top with the strawberry slices. Place a whole strawberry every 2- to 3-inches around the base of the cake. Slice and serve.

A viewer or guest of the show, who may not be a professional cook, provided this recipe. It has not been tested for home use.

Categories:

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Lighter Chocolate Brownies 02:54

These fudgy chocolate brownies are surprisingly low in fat and calories.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Strawberry Shortcake Cake

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Chocolate Banana Bread Pudding

Recipe courtesy of Zoë François

Banana Caramel Cream Pie

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

Recipe courtesy of Zoë François

Banana Pudding

Recipe courtesy of Tiffani Thiessen

Spicy Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Nealey Dozier

Strawberry Pina Colada

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

On TV

Unwrapped

7am | 6c

Unwrapped 2.0

8:30am | 7:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

9:30am | 8:30c

Good Eats

10am | 9c

Good Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Good Eats

11am | 10c

Good Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

12:30pm | 11:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

1:30pm | 12:30c

Man Fire Food

2:30pm | 1:30c

Man Fire Food

3:30pm | 2:30c

Man Fire Food

4:30pm | 3:30c

Cake Wars

5pm | 4c

Cake Wars

6pm | 5c

Cake Wars

7pm | 6c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Cake Wars

8pm | 7c

Cake Wars

9pm | 8c

Cake Wars

10pm | 9c

Cake Wars

11pm | 10c

Cake Wars

12am | 11c

Cake Wars

1am | 12c

Cake Wars

2am | 1c

Cake Wars

3am | 2c

Trending Videos

So Much Pretty Food Here