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chocolate cherry coke cake

(7 ratings)
Recipe by
Melissa Turner

This recipe reminds me of chocolate covered cherries and makes awesome cupcakes for Valentines Day.

(7 ratings)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 35 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For chocolate cherry coke cake

  • 1 box
    cake mix, devils food
  • 1 jar
    maraschino cherries 10oz drained (1/4 cup juice reserved)
  • 1 c
    cherry coke
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable oil
  • 3
  • 12 oz
    container whipped vanilla frosting
  • 1 c
    marshmallow cream
  • 24
    maraschino cherries with stems

How To Make chocolate cherry coke cake

  • 1
    Preheat oven 350 degrees. Grease and flour 13x9 cake pan. Chop up cherries reserving 1/4 cup of the juice.
  • 2
    In a large bowl mix cake mix, coke, cherry juice, oil and eggs on med speed for 2 mins. Stir in chopped cherries.
  • 3
    Pour into pan and bake for 35 mins or until toothpick comes out clean. If making cupcakes fill 3/4 of the way full and bake 18-21 minutes. Makes 24 cupcakes. Let cool completely.
  • 4
    For frosting mix whipped frosting and marshmallow cream until smooth. Top each piece of cake or cupcakes with a well drained maraschino cherry.