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Cake Mix Recipes

Each recipe in this section starts out with a basic box of cake mix and doesn’t always make your basic cake.

You will find truffles, granola bars, dinner rolls, bars, pancakes and more!

Chocolate Mint Parfait Bars

The delightful combination of chocolate and mint make up these soft bars. Be warned – it’s impossible to eat just one! Ingredients Needed: Chocolate cake mix Butter Egg Water Plain gelatin powder Powdered sugar Shortening Mint extract Chocolate chips Green food coloring (optional) Chocolate Cake Mix: Any brand or chocolate variety will work. Just be sure …

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Red Velvet Hot Cocoa Cookies

Take a shortcut with your red velvet cookies! These start with a cake mix and are filled with mini marshmallows, chocolate chips and mint candies. Ingredients Needed: Red velvet cake mix Butter Eggs Chocolate chips Mini Marshmallows bits Peppermint crunch candies Sprinkles Mini Marshmallow Bites: These are not regular mini marshmallows. They are dehydrated mini …

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Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies

Soft chocolate cookies that start with a cake mix. Plus, they are filled with creamy peanut butter and chocolate chips! I can’t believe how long it has been since we’ve done a Budding Baker post! The last one was Cake Batter Truffles and they were a crazy huge hit at my house. Today, My Budding …

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Custard Filled Chocolate Layer Cake

4 layers of chocolaty goodness that’s filled with a fluffy vanilla custard and topped with a creamy chocolate frosting. My Budding Baker has made you guys a cake ⬇️ A four layer chocolate cake that’s filled with vanilla custard and topped with a creamy whipped chocolate frosting. It’s a semi-homemade cake, which means, yes, we …

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Chocolate Whoopie Pie Cake with Marshmallow Filling

Chocolate Whoopie Pie Cake with Marshmallow Filling! It’s a fun whoopie pie..but, in cake form! Two layers of delicious chocolate cake with a fluffy marshmallow filling and a smooth chocolate frosting. An awesome cake for a special dessert and can feed a crowd. Chocolate Whoopie Pies with Marshmallow Filling is a pretty popular recipe here …

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Crock Pot Pumpkin Spice Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Soft cake with an amazing pumpkin spice flavor! It starts with a cake mix and is baked in your crock pot. It’s topped with a creamy cheese frosting and crunchy walnuts. You need this one on your holiday dessert menu! TGIF! Let’s have cake..in the crock pot! This cake is amazingly easy and perfect for …

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Double Chocolate Fudge Layer Cake

Double Chocolate Fudge Layer Cake is a chocolate lovers dream! Double chocolate cake with a fudge filling and frosting. Friends, welcome to a new week! I made you a cake. Chocolate layer cake. Double chocolate layer cake. I know what you are thinking and yes, it is really good. Yes, this is typically “pumpkin and …

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Chocolate Caramel Poke Cake

Chocolate cake topped with chocolate chips, vanilla frosting and caramel soaked right in! Hello internet friends! How was your weekend? Ours was really nice, kinda busy and super warm. It was about 90 degrees. Thank goodness for air conditioning. 😌 On Saturday, we had our local summertime parade. It is the first neighborhood we have …

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Chocolate Pudding Cake with Fluffy White Frosting

A moist chocolate pudding cake topped with the fluffiest white frosting. Perfect for a weeknight dessert or a whole party! Chocolate Cake= Best Stuff Ever! Ingredients Needed: Chocolate cake mix Dry instant chocolate pudding mix Buttermilk Eggs Mini chocolate chips Egg whites Light corn syrup White sugar Salt Vanilla Chocolate Cake Mix: Any brand or chocolate …

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