Strawberry Meringue Cake Unverified!

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg yellow cake mix
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 1 grated orange peel
  • 4 egg whites
  • 1/4 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 quart fresh strawberries
  • 2 cups whipping cream
  • 1/4 cup sugar

Preparation

Combine cake mix, orange juice, water, egg yolks and orange peel. Beat 4 minutes on medium speed. Grease + line (2) pans with wax paper (9x1 1/2") Beat egg whites and cream of tartar to soft peaks. Gently spread meringue lightly over batter. Bake at 350F for 35-40 minutes. Cool completely. With flexible spatula carefully remove layer from pan, keeping meringue right-side up. Spread 1/2 whipping cream over meringue of bottom layer, then 1/2 sliced berries. Add top layer, cream + berries.