• prep: 30 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 1 hr
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  • Summary

    A soft yellow cake topped with luscious cream cheese frosting and fresh berries, this flag cake makes an impressive and patriotic dessert for a crowd.

    Ingredients

    • 2-3/4 cups all-purpose flour, spooned into measuring cup and leveled-off
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 2 sticks (1 cup) unsalted butter, softened
    • 2 cups sugar
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 4 large eggs, at room temperature
    • 1 cup buttermilk
    • 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature
    • 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, at room temperature
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • Pinch salt
    • About 5-1/2 cups confectioners' sugar, divided
    • 1 half-pint (6 oz) blueberries (see note)
    • 4 half-pints (24 oz) raspberries (see note)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 24
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 360 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 19.21%
    • Saturated Fat: 7 g 36.12%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 34 mg 11.41%
    • Sodium: 163 mg 6.78%
    • Calcium: 36 mg 3.59%
    • Potassium: 54 mg 1.54%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 5.44%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 61 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 9.6%
    • Sugar: 46 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 7.73%
    • Vitamin C 12.84%
    • Vitamin D 0.03%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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