Better than You-Know-What Cake
Have any boy birthday parties coming up? I will do you a personal favor and share this recipe idea for your dessert table. Because—I bet EVERYONE would love a piece of this cake! They don’t have to know the name of it: Better Than You Know What. Just call it Fill-in-the-Blank Cake…Better Than Sports Cake. Better Than Cars Cake. Better Than Fishing Cake. Better Than Anything Cake.
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There. Now that it’s attained a G rating, I’ve got to tell you how utterly, exquisitely delicious it is!
The chocolate flavor is enhanced, but not over powered, by the instant coffee. That flavor marriage produces the popular mocha distinction that we so often crave.
The unique, sweet taste of a rich, buttery caramel sauce totally satisfies and adds to the moist texture of this confection.
Then the topping with whipping cream, more coffee AND heath bar pieces? Heavenly!
Happy birthday! Happy any day. Happy, happy, happy eat cake day!
- 1 box devil’s food cake mix
- 3 eggs
- 1 tablespoon vanilla
- 1 cup of water
- ½ cup oil
- 1 tablespoon instant coffee
- 14 ounce can of sweetened condensed milk
- 14 ounce jar of caramel sauce
- 2 cups whipping cream
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1 tablespoon instant coffee
- 1 cup heath bar pieces
- Stir cake mix, water, oil, eggs, vanilla and instant coffee until well mixed. Pour into a 9x13 pan and bake at 350 for 25-30 minutes. Remove from oven and poke holes (¼ inch to ½ inch in diameter) while the cake is still warm.
- Mix together sweetened condensed milk and caramel and pour over cake.
- Cover and refrigerate for 1-2 hours.
- In a large mixing bowl, whip cream with vanilla and instant coffee granules until light and fluffy and stiff peaks have formed. Spread over the top of chilled cake and sprinkle with candy pieces.
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