Caramel, Chocolate & Almond Gooey Butter Cake

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Winner of the Flour Power! 2011 Contest

Melissa Sperka

By
@MelissasSouthernStyleKitchen

Who doesn't love a gooey butter cake? The variations and flavor combinations are endless. I came up with this version using some of my family's favorite sweet indulgences! It's an original creation that's sure to please! [See Cook's note on the bottom of the original recipe for further information about ingredients.]

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Wow, what a cake! We fell in love with this recipe at first bite. The Crew and I prepared this cake once using caramel cake mix and once using a butter cake mix. Happily, it turned out wonderfully both ways.

NOTE: A funny thing happened while I was preparing to take this cake's picture... I got the plate all fixed for the photo, then suddenly reached in the drawer for a fork and took a bite!! Proceed with caution - It's that darn irresistible. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 51 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 box
    caramel cake mix
  • 1 can(s)
    dulce de leche [13.4 oz.]
  • 16 oz
    powdered sugar
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 2 stick
    melted butter, divided
  • 4 large
    eggs
  • 1/3 c
    slivered almonds, toasted
  • 1/3 c
    toffee bits
  • 1/3 c
    mini chocolate chips, plus 1/2 cup
  • 1 Tbsp
    heavy cream
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make Caramel, Chocolate & Almond Gooey Butter Cake

About Caramel, Chocolate & Almond Gooey Butter Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American




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