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black forest poke cake

Recipe by
Kristen Nicolia

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method Bake

Ingredients For black forest poke cake

  • 1 box
    devil's food cake mix
  • 1 sm
    box cherry gelatin
  • 1 can
    cherry pie filling
  • 1
    tub non-diary whipped topping

How To Make black forest poke cake

  • 1
    Bake cake according to directions on the box
  • 2
    Once cake has cooled, poke holes throughout the entire cake using the back of a wooden spoon - a fork or knife will work as well
  • 3
    Make cherry gelatin according to directions on box Pour all of the cherry gelatin mixture over top the entire cake, filling in the holes
  • 4
    Spread entire can of cherry pie filling over the top of the cake
  • 5
    Place in refrigerator for 45 min - hour until set Spread tub of frozen whipped topping on top of cherries