Da Wicked Queen's Guava Cake

Featured in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on June 30, 2010.



Da Wicked Queen's Guava Cake

  • 2 tablespoons (envelopes) gelatin
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup boiling water
  • 2 cans (6 ounces each) frozen guava juice concentrate
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 drops red food coloring (optional)
  • 4 egg whites
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • Angel food cake
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 2 teaspoons sugar


Soften gelatin in the 1/2 cup of water; set aside. Mix sugar into 1/2 cup boiling water, stir until sugar is dissolved. Add softened gelatin and stir until gelatin is dissolved. Stir in guava juice concentrate, lemon juice, and food coloring; set aside to cool until mixture thickens. Beat egg whites until soft peaks form, gradually beat in the salt and remaining 1/3 cup sugar, beating until stiff peaks form. Gently fold in guava mixture. Slice angel food cake into 4 layers. Frost between layers, sides, and top of cake with guava mixture. Whip heavy cream with 2 teaspoons sugar. Frost cake with whipped cream. Makes 16 servings.

Approximate Nutrient Analysis per serving:
160 calories, 3 g fat, 1.5 g saturated fat, 10 mg cholesterol, 200 mg sodium, 31 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 9 g sugar, 3 g protein


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