My mom used to make Jello cake for us but she always used strawberry. Made with grape Jello, and one other flavour that the kids get to pick…this year they chose lime! […]. Oooohhh YUM! You can leave them un-iced overnight in the fridge. I love the whole idea of adding jello to it. Thank you so much for sharing your recipe with me at Cast Party Wednesday. I love the endless possibility of colors that you could do with this! from Mom, because lime is my fave!). Pour your Jello over your cakes, one flavour on each cake. This looks delicious! Looks pretty but is so wet and gross. I would love to have you share this at my link party, Show & Share! So what is a poke cake exactly? You just have to buy 3 boxes of jello, a cake mix, and whipped topping. I love it! I’m pinning this recipe right now, thanks for sharing. it is so refreshing. ★☆. Oh my gosh how yummy!!!! If you do even pokes and jello pours, you will have a rainbow effect. Sharing a simple home life through uncomplicated home tips, home decor and fresh and easy recipes. Love this! You can use red and blue for your Fourth of July celebrations too. I’ll be saving this for our next bday party! From my experience with this cake, this is a necessary step! Congratulations!!! Made with grape Jello, and one other flavour that the kids get to pick…this year they chose lime! Your email address will not be published. I think I’ll be the coolest mom in town! That looks soooo good and I’m sure it tastes even better!!! I did one of these for Canada Day and just used the red. ★☆ You can’t seem to go wrong with Jello, white cake, and whip cream! . CHRISTMAS RAINBOW POKE CAKE! I just wanted to let you know that I loved your post and I shared a link to your blog on my Notepad feature that will be posted tomorrow morning. I found your blog through the sugar bee link party and I’m following! I think my kids would love other flavors! Deborah (happily visiting from Yum! This looks like fun! […] Life is sure to be a favourite amongst kids and like my recipe, very versatile too! From great recipes to restaurant and cookbook reviews, you'll never go hungry reading Noshing with the Nolands. Once your cakes have cooled for 15 minutes, use a fork and poke holes all over them. That is one pretty cake! Grape and an orange flavor!! I must give it a try! I found the cake stuck to the wooden spoon so you have to clean it regularly of cake or your holes would get too large. For another poke cake idea, try this amazing Best Reese’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake! Either way, it is very pretty! Bake your cakes according to the package directions, for a 2 layer cake. I am going to make this for a cookout tomorrow THanks for the idea! There was an error submitting your subscription. All Rights Reserved. Everyone, young and old will love this adorable cake and the kids will be excited to help make it too! The top is a whipped topping which sure is easy and then decorated with your favorite sprinkles. Best Reese’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake. The kids would have a blast pouring the jello over the cakes and then amazed when the cakes […]. Make sure you poke your holes deep so the Jello can get all through the cake. Looks so pretty and delicious too! Bake as directed. I think I’m going to need to run out and pick up another couple packages of JELLO and give that a whirl. In the mean time, its Jello time! I just wanted to say that the cake looks FANTASTIC. I spray the pans with cooking oil spray, then I line the bottoms of the pans with a circle of wax paper. Pin it to your DESSERT board to SAVE it! Tip! (a secret yeay! Oh your addition of the strawberries sounds delicious! I'm Jo-Anna Rooney, the creator, director, creator, baker, maker and home decorator here at A Pretty Life! What an awesome idea… and easy recipe!! What a fun cake! Mine would go nuts over the bright colors. I’m mom to two great boys and married to my best friend! white cake mix + ingredients to prepare, If you prefer to make the white cake from scratch, I like. Yesterday was my hubby’s birthday, and every year he orders the same cake. […] Rainbow Jello Cake from A Pretty Life – Want the rainbow look without *quite* so much work? You can use a large two-prong fork or a dowel or the end of a small wooden spoon like I did. from Mom, because lime is my fave! Pour one cup of boiling water into each of the jello and stir to dissolve. This is by far the worst cake I have ever eaten. I would love it if you linked up on my blog hop, Makin’ You Crave Monday, over at!! SUCCESS! I definitely need to give it a try sometime! After they have refrigerated, un-mold them, and frost with whipping cream. CrystalHomemaker in Heels.