Colourful cake layers are a fun surprise when this layer cake is cut into pieces to serve. Covered with a fluffy cream cheese-based frosting and layered with a tasty orange filling, this delicious cake is sure to become a new family favourite. Just follow our easy-to-follow steps to create this impressive dessert.
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Original recipe yields 16 Servings
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Prepare cake batter as directed on package. Pour half the batter into separate bowl; stir in cherry jelly powder until blended. Stir 3 Tbsp. orange jelly powder into remaining batter. Pour each coloured batter into separate parchment-lined greased and floured 9-inch round pan.
Bake 28 to 30 min. or until toothpick inserted in centres comes out clean. Cool cakes 15 min. Remove from pans to wire racks; cool completely.
Meanwhile, drain oranges, reserving 1/2 cup liquid. Pour reserved liquid into small saucepan; bring to boil. Remove from heat. Add remaining dry orange jelly powder; stir 2 min. until completely dissolved. Cool completely.
Beat cream cheese, dry pudding mix, milk, oranges and dissolved orange jelly powder with mixer until blended. Refrigerate 2 hours or until thickened. Meanwhile, make chocolate curls from white chocolate. (See tip.)
Cut cake layers horizontally in half; stack alternately on plate, filling layers with cooled orange filling.
Spoon frosting into medium bowl. Add Cool Whip; whisk until blended. Spread onto top and side of cake. Decorate with chocolate curls and jelly beans.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
How to Make the Chocolate Curls
Warm the white chocolate by microwaving it on HIGH for a few seconds. Draw vegetable peeler slowly over flat bottom of chocolate to make the curls.
Create your favourite colour combinations by preparing with any colour or two colours of Jell-O Jelly Powder.
Enjoy a serving of this indulgent cake on special occasions.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value
Fat 19 g
Saturated fat 8 g
Cholesterol 55 mg
Sodium 450 mg
Carbohydrate 61 g
Fibre 1 g
Sugars 47 g
Protein 4 g
16 servings, 1 slice each
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