Save on Pinterest

Raspberry Rumble

Total Time

Prep: 40 min. Bake: 25 min. + cooling


12 servings

My guy is a raspberry fan, so that’s what I use in this cake with a classic fluffy frosting. Freeze the berries so they don’t stain the batter. —Lorraine Caland, Shuniah, Ontario
Raspberry Rumble Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Ratings and prices are accurate and items are in stock as of time of publication.


  • 2 cups fresh raspberries
  • 1/4 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 large eggs, room temperature
  • 2-1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup 2% milk
  • 3 large egg whites
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1/4 to 1/2 cup boiling water, optional
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • Sliced almonds


  1. Place raspberries on a baking sheet; freeze until firm. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy, 5-7 minutes; beat in eggs. In another bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder and salt; add to creamed mixture alternately with milk, beating well. Fold in frozen raspberries. Spread into a greased 13x9-in. baking pan.
  3. Bake 25-30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely in pan on a wire rack.
  4. For topping, whisk together egg whites, sugar and cream of tartar in a large heatproof bowl. Place over simmering water in a large saucepan over medium heat; whisking constantly, heat mixture until a thermometer reads 160°. Remove from heat.
  5. Beat on high speed until stiff glossy peaks form, about 5 minutes. If desired, thin frosting by slowly beating in enough boiling water to reach desired consistency. Fold in extract. Spread over cake. Sprinkle with almonds. Refrigerate leftovers.

Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 266 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 42mg cholesterol, 323mg sodium, 51g carbohydrate (31g sugars, 2g fiber), 5g protein.

Recommended Video