Follow these easy instructions to make our Key Lime Cake recipe. Roll up this key lime cake with ice cream for a cool dessert.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 12 servings
1/4 cup powdered sugar
1 pkg. (2-layer size) white cake mix
1 pkg. (3 oz.) JELL-O Lime Flavor Gelatin
1 qt. (4 cups) vanilla ice cream, softened
1 tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping, thawed
2 tsp. lime zest
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 350ºF.
Spray 15x10x1-inch pan with cooking spray. Line with waxed paper; spray with additional cooking spray. Sprinkle clean kitchen towel with powdered sugar. Prepare cake batter as directed on package. Add dry gelatin mix; mix well. Pour into prepared pan; smooth top.
Bake 26 to 28 min. or until top of cake springs back when touched in center. Immediately invert cake onto towel; remove pan. Carefully peel off paper. Starting at one short side, roll up cake and towel together. Cool completely on wire rack.
Unroll cake; remove towel. Spread ice cream over cake. Reroll cake; place on plate. Freeze 1 hour or until firm.
Frost cake with COOL WHIP; sprinkle with zest. Freeze 1 hour.
Enjoy a serving of this rich-and-indulgent treat on special occasions.
How to Grate Citrus Peel
Always wash and dry citrus fruit before grating. Move the whole fruit up and down on the side of the grater with the smallest holes to remove ONLY the surface of the fruit peel. (The inner white part is bitter.) Continue to grate the fruit until you have the desired amount of grated peel, rotating the fruit on the grater as necessary. Use a pastry brush or old clean toothbrush to aid in cleaning grater.
For best results, use kitchen shears to trim edges of waxed paper to make even with sides of pan before filling with batter and baking cake as directed.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16g
Saturated Fat 8g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 55g
Dietary Fiber 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.