No kidding, when you bring this cake out, no one will notice that you cheated on making a thanksgiving cake from scratch. Seriously, no need to soak it in a simple syrup and the flavor is so on point that the cake will pass the “from scratch test” of your family and friends, smile.
Approx. Prep and Cook Time: 40 Minutes gives you enough time to decorate
Approximate Cost: $7.05 or .59 cents per serving
Difficulty Level: Easy
Allergens, Other: CONTAINS WHEAT FLOUR and PEANUT OIL
Ingredients for the cake (5.17)
1 Duncan Hines Classic White Cake Mix box ($1.00)
3 eggs (.48)
1 c. evaporated milk (.99)
1/3 c. peanut oil (to make it real moist) (.35)
1 tsp. vanilla extract (.90)
1 tsp. Godiva Chocolate Liqueur ($1.25)
2 tbsp. of vanilla flavored Jell-O (to make it extra moist) (.20)
Directions for the Cake
Preheat the oven at 350 degrees.
Mix all the ingredients listed above until no lumps are visible.
Spray or butter a Bundt cake mold thoroughly.
Pour the batter and tap on the counter to release any bubbles.
Bake for about 25 minutes until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.
Ingredients for Powder Sugar Icing & Directions ($1.88)
1 c. powdered sugar (.40)
1 to 2 tbsp. of milk ***(.20)
½ tsp. vanilla extract (.45)
½ tsp. Godiva Chocolate Liqueur (.63)
1 to 2 drops of Yellow coloring
2 tsp. Sprinkles of your choice and baby M&M’s (.20)
Mix the powder sugar, vanilla, Godiva Chocolate Liqueur and one tbsp. at a time of the milk. Make sure there are no lumps. Add the color of your choice. Drizzle over a cool cake and decorate with the Sprinkles of your choice and baby M&M’s. DONE.
*** This will give you a thick icing. In this recipe; however, I used more milk to make it more liquefied.
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