Butterfinger Cake

Butterfinger Cake Recipe

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Judy Martin


I've had this recipe for years and a friend on JAP just asked for it, so I will share my variation of it! The younger generation at church enjoys this recipe and requests it often. It is cool and refreshing during these hot summer days. I hope you enjoy it as much as my kids did!


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20 Min
25 Min


  • 1 can(s)
    sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 jar(s)
    caramel syrup or ice cream topping
  • 8 oz
    cool whip
  • 8 medium
    butterfinger bars
  • 1 box
    duncan hines yellow cake mix and ingredients needed to make the cake per box instructions

How to Make Butterfinger Cake


  1. Bake cake according to package directions in a 9X13 cake pan. Leave in pan.
  2. Make butterfinger bars into crumbs by removing wrappers and place in a gallon ziplock bag. Hammer with rolling pin until crumbs are made.
  3. Poke holes in cake with large meat fork. Pour over top of hot cake the sweetened condensed milk and the caramel sauce. Spread over hot cake and allow to penetrate the holes in the cake. Cool to room temperature, then cover and refrigerate.
  4. When cake is cold, spread the cool whip evenly over the top and spread the candy crumbs over the top. Refrigerate!

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About Butterfinger Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids
Hashtags: #Cool #moist #crunchy

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