PEEPS SUNFLOWER CAKE

Bernice Mosteller

By
@candychristmas

I wish I could share a picture of this cake. I made this last year for my grand childrens, and hope to make it again this year. This recipe came from the carolina country kitchen, a little magazine we get from our power company.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 box
( 18 1/4 ounce ) yellow cake mix
2 can(s)
( 16 ounce ) each chocolate frosting
19
yellow chick peeps candies (marshmallow peeps)s)
1 1/2 c
semisweet chocolate chips

Step-By-Step

1Prepare and bake cake according to package directions, using two greased & floured 9 inch round baking pans. ( you can wax paper if you want). Go by your box of cake mix for the temperature and time for baking. ( It's usually 350 degrees for about 25 to 30 mins.
2Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely; (If you used wax paper, carefully remove it.)
3Level tops of cakes. Spread frosting between layers and over the top and sides of cake.
4Without separating Peeps and curving slightly to fit, arrange chicks around edge of cake for sunflower petals. Put their tails on the outside and turn them facing the center. For sunflower seeds, arrange chocolate chips in center. The cake will look like a big sunflower.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids