Strawberry Angel Cake Recipe

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Strawberry Angel Cake makes an easy, elegant dessert recipe perfect for entertaining or enjoying with your family.

As the weather gets warmer here in the south, I try my best not to use my oven as much. But, I still want to serve delicious desserts when we invite friends over for supper. Enter this Strawberry Angel Cake.

This is a dessert that my Mama made during the summer when I was growing up and one that I hadn’t made in a long while.

We had invited Mrs. Melba, the lady who kept Little Buddy when I worked, over for supper one night this past week and I wanted to make a simple dessert that I felt sure she would love. I remembered how much she liked strawberries and I knew she loved the lightness of angel food cake.

Rather than serving a fussy dessert, I knew this strawberry angel cake would be light, refreshing and ultra easy to prepare!

You just won’t believe how easy it is! Or delicious.

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I used Sugar-Free Cool Whip to make this recipe even quicker and easier, but you could easily use homemade whipped cream if you prefer.

To say it was a hit would be a major understatement.

Here’s how I made my Strawberry Angel Cake. Make it soon. You’ll love it!

Strawberry Angel Cake Recipe

5 from 1 vote
Strawberry Angel Cake makes an easy, elegant dessert recipe perfect for entertaining or enjoying with your family. Get this simple, no bake strawberry angel cake recipe.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 12

Ingredients 

  • 1 (425 g) angel food cake
  • 1 (8-ounce) container (226 g) Cool Whip , or homemade whipped cream
  • 1 pint (357 g) strawberries

Instructions 

  • Slice the cake in half and spread a layer of Cool Whip or whipped cream onto the cake layer.
  • Top it with a pint of sliced strawberries and then place the top half of cake on top.
  • ‘Frost’ the cake with Cool Whip or whipped cream.
  • Place into the freezer until right before ready to serve.
  • Slice with a serrated knife for serving.
  • Keep covered tightly in the freezer.

Nutrition

Calories: 145kcal | Carbohydrates: 24g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0.3g | Sodium: 150mg | Potassium: 102mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 5IU | Vitamin C: 23mg | Calcium: 31mg | Iron: 0.2mg

Nutrition information is automatically calculated, so should only be used as an approximation.

Enjoy!

Robyn xo

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17 Comments

  1. Jeni says:

    How far in advance can you make this cake?

    1. Robyn Stone says:

      Jeni, I freeze the cake until right before I am ready to serve it so the Cool Whip or whipped cream has the texture and taste of ice cream. I would make it about 2 days ahead of serving it.

  2. Deronda boyster says:

    Do you have to freeze the cake after frosting with cool whip

    1. Robyn Stone says:

      I freeze the cake, Deronda, to prevent the Cool Whip from melting.

  3. Maggie Unzueta says:

    5 stars
    YUM!! Reminds me of being a kid. We always got angel cake with strawberries for our birthdays. πŸ™‚

  4. Deirdre says:

    But, do you have a recipe for Angel Cake please ? I would like to give this a go!
    Thanks