Creamy Lemon-Lime Cake

Creamy Lemon-Lime Cake from Pillsbury™ Baking

Tags: Cakes, Dessert/Sweets

  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 30 min
  • Ready Time: 120 min
  • Yield: 18 servings


  • Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1 package Pillsbury™ Moist Supreme® Key Lime Flavored Premium Cake Mix
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup Crisco® Pure Canola Oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 (14 oz.) can Eagle Brand® Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 1 cup heavy cream, divided
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1 (16 oz.) can Pillsbury™ Creamy Supreme® Key Lime Flavored Frosting
  • Grated lemon peel (optional), for garnish

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 350°F. Coat 13 x 9-inch baking pan with no-stick cooking spray.
  • COMBINE cake mix, water, oil and eggs in large bowl with electric mixer on low speed until moistened. Beat 2 minutes on medium speed. Spread evenly in prepared pan.
  • BAKE 25 to 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes. Poke holes in cake with handle of wooden spoon, about 1-inch apart, almost to bottom of cake. Wipe off handle as needed.
  • STIR sweetened condensed milk, 1/3 cup cream and lemon juice in medium bowl. Pour slowly into holes and over top of cake. Chill 1 hour.
  • BEAT remaining 2/3 cup heavy cream in medium bowl with electric mixer until stiff peaks form. Reserve 2/3 cup for garnish. Beat frosting into remaining whipped cream in bowl. Spread over top of cake. Garnish with reserved whipped cream and lemon peel.

Eagle Brand is a trademark of Eagle Family Foods Group, LLC, used by permission.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 slice, 1/18 of cake), Calories 370 (Calories from Fat 150), Total Fat 16g (Saturated Fat 7g, Trans Fat 1.5g), Cholesterol 55mg, Sodium 340mg, Total Carbohydrate 53g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 40g), Protein 4g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 6%, Vitamin C 2%, Calcium 15%, Iron 4%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

* Ensure all recipe ingredients are gluten free by referencing the ingredient labels, as products may vary. If uncertain, contact the ingredient manufacturer.

Rated 5 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Key Lime cake and frosting This is a wonderful cake mix and could very well become a staple of the south. It is wonderful. I am having a hard time finding it now. June 25, 2013
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