Citrus Burst Layered Cake
By Wilton
ITEM # 4453871P131
Shop Supplies
Print Description
Crafting Time
1-2 Hours
Skill Level
Intermediate
DESCRIPTION +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

    Cake:
    • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 3/4 cup (1-1/2 sticks) butter, softened
    • 1-1/4 cups granulated sugar
    • 3 eggs
    • 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
    • 1 teaspoon lime zest
    • 1 teaspoon orange zest
    • 1 cup orange juice

    Filling:
    • 1/4 cup solid vegetable shortening
    • 6 tablespoons butter, softened
    • 2 cups (about 1/2 lb.) sifted confectioner's sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon lemon zest
    • 1/2 teaspoon lime zest
    • 1/2 teaspoon orange zest
    • 1-2 tablespoons lime juice
    • 1-2 tablespoons orange liqueur (optional)
    • 1 jar (10 oz.) lemon curd
    • Basic cooking supplies
    • Wilton Easy Layers!™ Cake Pan Set
    • Wilton Cooling grid
    • Cake board or serving plate

    DIRECTIONS:

    Makes about 8 servings
    1. Preheat oven to 325°F. Prepare Easy Layers!™ cake pans with vegetable pan spray.
    2. In large bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside. In large bowl, beat butter and sugar with electric mixer until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, mixing well after each. Add vanilla and citrus zests; mix well. Add flour mixture alternately with orange juice, beating until just combined. Divide evenly into pans.
    3. Bake 18-21 minutes, rotating pans half way between baking. Cakes are done when toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes in pans on cooling grid; remove from pans and cool completely.
    4. For filling, beat shortening and butter in large bowl with electric mixer until light and fluffy. Gradually add sugar, one cup at a time, beating well on medium speed. Scrape sides and bottom of bowl often. When all sugar has been mixed in, icing will appear dry. Add citrus zests, juice and, if desired, liqueur; beat at medium speed until light and fluffy.
    5. To assemble, cut the crowns off of each cake layer. Place first layer on cake board or serving plate. Spread a layer of icing to edges of cake. Top with second cake. Spread a thin layer of lemon curd to edges. Repeat, alternating layers of icing and lemon curd. On top cake, spread a layer of icing, followed by a layer of lemon curd. Garnish, if desired, with lemon wedge and mint leaves.

SHIPPING & RETURNS +

SHIPPING

Standard Delivery

You can usually expect delivery within 6-10 business days from your order date (business days are Monday-Friday, excluding Holidays).  You’ll receive an email with tracking information when your order is shipped.   Please allow up to 5 business days to receive your tracking information.  

Some items sent directly from our suppliers may take longer, and will ship separate from the remainder of your order. 

Please note that Singer sewing machines cannot be shipped to Guam, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands or to military bases overseas.

Expedited Delivery

Most items will give you the option to upgrade your shipping method for faster delivery.  If you choose to upgrade your shipping method, your order must be received by 11:00 AM ET or your order may not be processed until the following business day. 

For more details & pricing.  See our Full Shipping Policy >


HASSLE-FREE RETURNS

Creativity shouldn’t be complicated, so you can return items for FREE any time to our stores for a hassle-free refund with a smile. Personalized Fabric and Custom Headboards purchased online cannot be returned. You can also return online items by mail.  See Full Return Policy for Details> 

Items
Wilton® Easy Layers! Cake Pan Set 5/Pkg-6"
By Wilton
ITEM # 13860358
/yd Reg. $14.99 /yd
QTY
+
Please enter a value greater than 1 Please enter a value less than 1000000 item(s) in stock
Ship: select a color | style above to see availability Ship: Not available for shipping Ship: In Stock + FREE SHIPPING Ship: In Stock Ship: Out Of Stock - Not Available for Shipping
Ship: Out Of Stock
Pick-Up: select a color | style above to see availability Pick-Up: Online Only - not sold in stores Pick-Up: In-store purchase only Pick-Up: Out Of Stock Pick-Up: FREE Store Pick-Up Pick-Up: Not Available at This Store
Available the same day if ordered by 5pm.
Wilton® Cake Boards-12" Color Wheel 3/Pkg
By Wilton
ITEM # 12385654
/yd Reg. $4.99 /yd
QTY
+
Please enter a value greater than 1 Please enter a value less than 1000000 item(s) in stock
Ship: select a color | style above to see availability Ship: Not available for shipping Ship: In Stock + FREE SHIPPING Ship: In Stock Ship: Out Of Stock - Not Available for Shipping
Ship: Out Of Stock
Pick-Up: select a color | style above to see availability Pick-Up: Online Only - not sold in stores Pick-Up: In-store purchase only Pick-Up: Out Of Stock Pick-Up: FREE Store Pick-Up Pick-Up: Not Available at This Store
Available the same day if ordered by 5pm.
Wilton® 16X10 Non-stick Cooling Grid
By Wilton
ITEM # 7833932
/yd Reg. $5.99 /yd
QTY
+
Please enter a value greater than 1 Please enter a value less than 1000000 item(s) in stock
Ship: select a color | style above to see availability Ship: Not available for shipping Ship: In Stock + FREE SHIPPING Ship: In Stock Ship: Out Of Stock - Not Available for Shipping
Ship: Out Of Stock
Pick-Up: select a color | style above to see availability Pick-Up: Online Only - not sold in stores Pick-Up: In-store purchase only Pick-Up: Out Of Stock Pick-Up: FREE Store Pick-Up Pick-Up: Not Available at This Store
Available the same day if ordered by 5pm.

SUPPLIES & TOOLS: