It is Summertime and that means a plethora of fresh fruit! YAY! Over the next few weeks, I will be bringing you some yummy fruit laden recipes to help you use all those fresh fruits that are available at your local Famer’s Market. These Raspberry Cake Recipes are sure to delight you!
Raspberry Cake Recipes:
Two cups of Raspberries and some raspberry extract make this Raspberry Sheet Cake a yummy, fruity concoction!
This Raspberry Angel Dessert from Summer Scraps is one of the easiest recipes I have ever seen! The kids can do this because it could technically take ZERO cooking!
Call them cheesecake or call them brownies? With either name you choose, these Raspberry Cheesecake Brownies are still delicious!
Yes please! Starbucks Copy Cat Raspberry Swirl Pound Cake – um this is so pretty and sooooo yummy looking!
Yes, I know – technically tarts aren’t cakes. They are more like pies, but I couldn’t resist adding this Raspberry Ripple Tarts recipe to the list. 🙂
Triple Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Filling – Oh. My. Word. I think I gained 5 pounds and shorted out my keyboard (drool) just by looking at that!
Raspberry Fast Facts
Raspberries are not only naturally sweet, but they have a ton of health benefits like…
- Raspberries are an excellent source of vitamin C
- Raspberries contain fiber
- Raspberries are a good source of vitamin B2 and other B vitamins (like: folic acid, niacin, and vitamin B6)
- Raspberries act as powerful antioxidants
- Raspberries are an excellent source of ellagic acid (a cancer-fighting compound)
Source: Encyclopedia of Healing Foods by Michael Murray, N.D.