Mango Layer Cake

Sweet-tart mangoes impart a terrific tropical taste to a cake that relies on a mix and creamy canned frosting.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 2 hr 0 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 12

Ingredients

Cake

1
box white cake mix
3/4
cup mango nectar
1/2
cup water
1/4
cup vegetable oil
2
tablespoons grated lime peel
3
egg whites

Filling

1
container Whipped fluffy white frosting
2
to 3 medium mangoes, seeds removed, peeled and finely chopped (about 2 cups)
1/2
cup shredded coconut
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Generously spray bottoms and sides of two 9-inch round cake pans with baking spray with flour.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat cake ingredients with electric mixer on low speed until moistened, then on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pans.
  • 3 Bake and cool as directed on box for 9-inch rounds.
  • 4 On serving plate, place 1 cake, rounded side down. Spread with half of the frosting; top with half of the mangoes and half of the coconut. Top with second cake, rounded side up. Spread with remaining frosting; top with remaining mangoes and coconut. Store loosely covered in refrigerator.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    360
    (
    Calories from Fat
    120),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    14g
    14%
    (Saturated Fat
    4 1/2g,
    4 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    0mg
    0%;
    Sodium
    320mg
    320%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    58g
    58%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    39g
    39%
    ),
    Protein
    3g
    3%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    6%;
    Vitamin C
    10%;
    Calcium
    8%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 3 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    4
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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