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Sherbet Cherry Cake (VRP 034)

Sherbet Cherry Cake (VRP 034)

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Sherbet Cherry Cake

Sherbet Cherry Cake

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Sherbet Cherry Cake Recipe

Sherbet Cherry Cake

Sherbet Cherry Cake


Cake Batter

  • 1 package white cake mix
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup lime sherbet, softened
  • 1/4 cup Maraschino cherries, chopped
  • Red food coloring


  • 1 cup confectioners sugar
  • 4 teaspoons water
  • Red food coloring
  • Instructions



  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Grease and flour 10" angel food tube pan
  3. In a large bowl, blend the cake mix, water, oil, and eggs until moistened
  4. Beat for 2 minutes at high speed
  5. Pour half of the batter evenly into the tube pan
  6. Divide remaining batter evenly
  7. Fold lime sherbet into one portion of batter
  8. Spread evenly over batter in pan
  9. Fold cherries and food coloring into the remaining batter
  10. Spread over lime batter
  11. Bake for 35 - 45 minutes


  1. In a small bowl combine glaze ingredients and heat until smooth
  2. If the mixture is too thick, add a drop of water one at a time
  3. Cool the cake upright in pan for 25 minutes then turn out onto plate
  4. Spoon over cake
  5. Cool completely

Sherbet Cherry Cake

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