Strawberry crunch cake is rich and fluffy on the inside and sweet and crunchy on the outside. I mean, seriously, we are talking strawberry cake heaven here. Not to mention the cheesecake in the middle. I don’t know about you, but I could eat this cake daily. I mean, seriously, it’s just that good!
Strawberry crunch cake is a layered cake that can be made with strawberry cake mix or vanilla cake mix. This cake usually has about 2 layers, but you can make this cake three layers as I did. The middle of this strawberry crunch cake is filled with delicious cheesecakes that complement the entire cake. Once this cake is layered, it’s then covered with homemade icing the covered with the pre-made strawberry crumble.
Butter-Makes the icing on this strawberry crunch cake recipe.
Powdered Sugar-Also helps to make the icing and gives it a sweet taste.
Vanilla Extract-Adds a ton of flavor to your cake.
Cream Cheese-The main ingredients for the cheesecake will be in the middle of the cake.
Eggs-Helps in binding all of the ingredients together.
Strawberry Box Cake-Star of the show. Easy way to build the cake without making it from scratch.
Heavy Cream- Helps to withhold the cheesecake together.
Sugar-Sweetens the cake.
Flour-Lends a help and hand in making the best homemade strawberry crunch cake.
Milk-Helps to create a softer, fluffier cake.
Vegetable, Oil-When mixed with the cake mixture, helps in forming the cake.
Strawberry Jello- Makes the crumbles.
This strawberry shortcake with cheesecake has many steps, but I believe it is worth it. Once you have made this cake a couple of times, you will make it a lot easier.
The thing I love about this cake is how much variety this cake has. Here are a few ways you can spunk up this recipe.
Strawberry Oreo Crunch Pound Cake- You can add Oreos to this cake and also make it a pound cake. This will make for a beautiful presentation. Strawberry Oreo crunch cake isn’t to be taken lightly at any holiday event. It’s for sure gonna be a showstopper.
Strawberry Crunch Bundt Cake- You don’t have to make this a 3-layer cake. You can simply remove the crunch cake cheesecake and add the mixture into a Bundt cake pan. There you have it, an easy strawberry crunch cake!
No Cheesecake Strawberry Crunch Cake- You can choose to remove the cheesecake from this recipe and only have your homemade strawberry crunch cake recipe.
You will need 3 9-inch circle baking dishes in order to be able to mimic this recipe thoroughly. You will also need an electric mixer to make the icing. As well as a cake tray.
When storing this cake, you need to make sure it is stored at room temperature. You can store this cake in an airtight cake storage container which can be found on Amazon. They really come in handy when trying to preserve your cake and keep the decorations in place.
Looking for a delicious dinner to have with this cake? Here are a few that I think you would love!
Well, until next time, folks.
Last Updated on December 8, 2022 by Ronalyn Alston | Published: November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022