Earthquake Cake

Earthquake Cake Recipe

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Sharon Stodgell

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@Mymi

A fun cake and very good.
Nuts and coconut represent rocks
Chocolate cake is dirt.
Butter mixture that cooks through the cake represents lava from an earthquake.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12 to 16
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 c
    flaked coconut
  • 1-8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1 c
    chopped pecans
  • 1 box
    german chocolate cake mix
  • 1 lb
    box powdered sugar
  • 1/2 c
    softened butter

How to Make Earthquake Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Spread flaked coconut on the bottom of a greased 9 x 13"baking dish. Spread chopped pecans over coconut.
  2. Mix german chocolate cake mix according to package directions. Pour on top of coconut and nuts.
  3. Mix together 1/2 cup softened butter , softened cream cheese and powdered sugar until fluffy. Drop dallops by spoon onto cake mix. Do not stir.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for 50 minutes or until tester comes out clean between dallops.

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About Earthquake Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #eathquake




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