Better Than Robert Redford Cake

Better Than Robert Redford Cake Recipe

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Jane Whittaker


This came from the trade magazine Arts and Crafts in their Crafty Chef section.
This is also known as best ever cake.

★★★★★ 3 votes
10 Min
35 Min


1 box
yellow cake mix
regular sized boxes instant vanilla pudding
1 large
can pineapple pie filling if you can't find i have directions below
8 oz
carton whipped topping
1 small
package sweetened flaked coconut
1 c
chopped nuts
3 c

How to Make Better Than Robert Redford Cake


  • 1Mix and bake according to package directions. Remove from oven and poke holes all over with a fork.
  • 2Spread with pineapple pie filling or make your own: In a sauce pan add cornstarch to a small can of crushed pineapple and heat until thick.
  • 3Allow to cool.
  • 4Mix pudding mix with 3 cups cold milk and beat until thick. Spread pudding over cake.
  • 5Cover with whipped topping, sprinkle coconut and nuts on top.
  • 6Keep in refrigerator, but do not freeze.

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About Better Than Robert Redford Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy