July 4th Flag Cake

85 mins (prep 45)
18 ingredients
makes 1 (13- by 9-inch) cake
No Fourth of July celebration is complete without a traditional flag cake studded with sweet summer berries. But slice into our Stars and Stripes creation and you'll quickly discover this isn't your everyday vanilla sheet cake with buttercream frosting. For a fresh new take on everyone's favorite red, white, and blue finale, we paired moist chocolate cake with tangy cream cheese frosting, and finished with juicy raspberries and blueberries. Have no fear if cake decorating isn't your strong suit. You'll be able to master this patriotic design using our step-by-step photos and tips for frosting and adorning the ultimate Independence Day dessert.

Categories:  cake , entertaining , north-american , kid--friendly , fourth-of-july , summer , potluck , party , grilling ,
Share on Newzsocial



Serving Size (6.59 g)
Servings 113
Amount per Serving
Calories 17.35 Calories from Fat 0.27
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.03g 4.97%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 2.27%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 24.3mg 114.4%
Total Carbohydrate 4.08g 153.87%
Dietary Fiber 0.11 g 49.7%
Sugars 2.3 g %
Protein 0.24g 55.15%
Vitamin A 1.17IU% Vitamin C 0.2mg%
Calcium 0.48mg% Iron 0.11mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
boiling water, unsweetened cocoa powder, natural, instant coffee granules, pure vanilla extract, packed light brown sugar, large eggs, pure vanilla extract, confectioners' sugar, baking