Strawberry Cake from Scratch

YIELD: 14
COOK TIME: 30

PREP TIME: 10
TOTAL TIME: 40 Minutes

"It is hard to find scratch strawberry cakes, so this one is worth it weight in gold to me as a caterer. I made this cake for a child's birthday party. It was a major hit! Frost with cream cheese or vanilla frosting - or for a treat, use a chocolate glaze

INGREDIENTS:

-    white sugar
-    Baking powder
-    strawberry flavored Jell-O®
-    Milk
-    Butter
-    vanilla extract
-    Eggs
-    strawberry puree made from frozen sweetened strawberries
-    sifted cake flour

DIRECTIONS:

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour two 9 inch round cake pans. In a large bowl, cream together the butter, sugar and dry strawberry gelatin until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs one at a time, mixing well after each. Combi