10.10.2013

butterfinger cake

 
 A few weekends back I made this cake because we were going to have company over, and let me just say this cake was a big hit! Its ridiculously easy to make and it taste delicious. What I love about this cake is that the frosting is actually cool whip, so it doesn't taste as rich and filling. I've been on a baking kick lately so new and easy recipes always seem to catch my eye. Cake tends to be a little on the boring and original side for me so I loved being able to add a fun twist to the dessert, by adding condensed sweetened milk, caramel and Butterfinger candy.
 
 recipe
      one box of chocolate cake, two Butterfinger candy bars, one 16oz of cool whip, and lastly one container of condensed sweetened milk. (you can also add chocolate chips in the cake-optional, I didn't just because I didn't have that ingredient in the house when I was making this dessert.)

                                                                        instructions
first you make the cake and then let cool for about a half an hour to let it sit. when the cake is done cooling poke little holes all around the cake, and then pour the condensed sweetened milk all over the cake. Let the cake be refrigerated for about 20 minutes, and then your ready to frost the cake with the cool whip and sprinkle the crushed Butterfinger candy, and you can drizzle the caramel syrup on top. EAT.

17 comments :

  1. Oh, I love that! We make that for birthdays, only we call it Butterfinger Desert.
    We make our own whipped cream and we use vanilla pudding...also instead of chocolate cake we use Angel food it's at its absolute best when you make your own :)
    ~Sarah

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  2. My goodness, the cake looks ridiculously delicious! I must give it a try

    xx Carina

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  3. Hey jenna, it is too early in the day for me for cake right now... but it sure looks tempting... truly delicious!

    Have a wonderful weekend

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  4. It looks really delicious! :) <3
    Yummmy!
    . . .
    Dreamer Clara^^
    http://dreamersuniverse.blogspot.com/

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  5. yummy. looks so good especially with the butterfinger. : )

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  6. This cake looks so yummy. Chocolate cake is my favorite, and it must taste even better with the whipped cream, caramel syrup, and butterfinger. Jess is the baker in the family, and I'll have to let her know about this dessert. Thank you for sharing.

    ~Sheri

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  7. Looks amazing. I would love to try some.

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  8. That looks delicious, thanks for sharing!
    Kelsi

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  9. This looks delish! I've never seen a cake like this before xxx

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  10. this looks yum! also loving your blog, just followed you on bloglovin and gfc, keep in touch :) xx

    http://gypsywardrobe.blogspot.com.au/

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  11. Wowzers, this looks so amazing and gorgeous!

    Have a great day,
    -Kati

    P.S.: Thanks for commenting on my last post - I highly appreciate it!

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  12. i can attest that that cake rocks! and so does your blog design! so happy i found your blog. Hopefully you can swing by mine sometime

    xo, Kelsey Belle | Happie Reading Blog

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  13. Mmmmm. That looks absolutely delicious!

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