Key Lime Cake

As bright green as red velvet cake is red, Key lime cake is a familiar presence on dessert menus in the Deep South. It delivers the pie’s trademark tension of sweet and tart, but in fluffy form. In fact, the Key Lime cake served at Firefly in Key West is so tender that its abundant cream cheese frosting threatens to overwhelm it, but the day is saved by bright, fresh berries and fruit compote spread across the slice.

Restaurants With This Dish

BBQ Barn

NORTH AUGUSTA, SC

FireFly

KEY WEST, FL

Soul Food Kitchen

ORLANDO, FL

One cluster of crab legs, dripping with butter
DeShawn’s Seafood and Chicken

NORTH AUGUSTA, SC

Red-gold baked chicken breast is spangled with rosemary
Thomas’ Promises

AIKEN, SC

Calvin’s Roasted Fish & Salads

AUGUSTA, GA

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