How to Create Your Own Poke Cake!

The title of this blog makes me giggle. But I don’t know what else to call it!

I discovered “the Poke Cake” last summer, and then again at Christmas, and then once more at Easter. I’m told they’re old hat, but I had never made one before, and every time I made one, I marveled at the simplicity of the process, and at the fact that everyone LOVES THEM.

So, today, I propose that anyone can create their own poke cake!

But first, here’s what got me going:

Last summer, the fresh Banana Pudding Poke Cake from Just a Pinch right here: 

http://www.justapinch.com/recipes/banana-pudding-poke-cake-18.html (looks like it originally came from http://www.thecountrycook.net)

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This past Christmas, the festive White Chocolate Peppermint Poke Cake from Liz on Call right here:

http://lizoncall.com/2013/11/20/white-chocolate-peppermint-poke-cake-2/

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On Easter, the Pudding Poke Carrot Cake from The Country Cook right here:

http://www.thecountrycook.net/2013/03/pudding-poke-carrot-cake.html

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Aren’t all of those absolutely yummy-looking?

And now…let’s take a look at the one I created. I call it: Strawberries & Cream Poke Cake

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