Skaters' Cake

Skaters' Cake

Tags: Cakes

  • Prep Time: 90 min
  • Cook Time: 30 min
  • Ready Time: 240 min
  • Yield: 12 servings

Ingredients

CAKE

  • Pillsbury® Baking Spray with Flour
  • 1 package Pillsbury® Moist Supreme® Classic White Premium Cake Mix
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/3 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
  • 3 large eggs

FROSTING

  • 1 (16 oz.) can Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Vanilla Flavored Frosting
  • 1 (7 oz.) jar marshmallow creme

HILL AND POND

  • 3 pretzel sticks
  • 1 package blueberry flavored gelatin
  • Hot water
  • Ice cubes

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 350°F. Spray two 9-inch round cake pans with flour no-stick cooking spray.
  • PREPARE and bake cake as directed on package, using water, oil and eggs. Cool 15 minutes. Remove from pans. Cool 20 minutes or until completely cooled. Freeze 1 cake layer for at least 30 minutes.
  • BEAT frosting and marshmallow creme in medium bowl until smooth. Place room temperature cake layer, rounded side down, on serving plate. Frost top of cake.
  • PLACE frozen cake layer, rounded side up, on cutting board. To make pond in cake layer, use small sharp knife to cut out an irregular 6x4-inch oval-shaped hole, no closer than 1 1/2-inches from edge of cake. Remove oval piece of cake. Place frozen cake layer, rounded side up, on top of frosted cake layer. Frost sides and top of cake.
  • FROST inside of pond heavily, being sure to seal completely. Cut oval cake piece in half lengthwise. Place 1 half on top of cake close to pond for sliding hill. Secure by inserting 3 pretzel sticks into hill. Frost hill. Save other half of oval cake for another use.
  • PREPARE gelatin as directed on package for speed set, using hot water and ice cubes. Carefully spoon slightly thickened gelatin into pond to within 1/4-inch of top of cake. Refrigerate 2 hours or until gelatin is firmly set. Save remaining gelatin for another use. At this point, cake can be covered and refrigerated for up to 2 days before decorating.
  • DECORATE cake as desired. Decorated cake can stand at room temperature for up to 4 hours before serving.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 slice, 1/12 of cake), Calories 450 (Calories from Fat 150), Total Fat 17g (Saturated Fat 4g, Trans Fat 2g), Cholesterol 50mg, Sodium 380mg, Total Carbohydrate 74g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 56g), Protein 3g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 2%, Iron 4%.

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