Grasshopper Poke Cake

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Jolayne Cooper

By
@jwcooper

This cake looked so good when I saw the picture, I thought I had to make it. Everyone I feed loves chocolate, so it was a no-brainer. Besides I love chocolate and mint together. I found the recipe on a blog called somethingswanky.com.

Hope you enjoy it.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12-15
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1
chocolate cake mix + water, oil, eggs as listed on the box
1 can(s)
14.5 oz. sweetened condensed milk
1 jar(s)
12.8 oz. hershey's special hot fudge sauce
10 oz
pkg. keebler fudge mint cookies (or thin mints)
16 oz
cool whip
1
duncan hines mint flavor packet
1 c
andes mint chips

How to Make Grasshopper Poke Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Prepare and bake the cake mix in a 9x13-in. baking dish. Allow to cool completely.
  • 2Use the bottom of a wooden spoon to poke holes evenly across the entire cake (about 20 holes). Pour the can of sweetened condensed milk over the cake, trying to fill the holes.
  • 3Heat the hot fudge sauce in a small bowl in the microwave. 30-40 seconds should do the trick, you just want to soften a little.
  • 4Crumble half of the fudge mint cookies into the hot fudge sauce and mix. Spread the cookie/fudge sauce over the cake. (I just crumbled the cookies across the cake and poured the hot fudge over the top.)
  • 5In a large bowl, whisk together the mint packet and the cool whip. spread the whipped topping over the fudge layer.
  • 6Crumble the remaining cookies over the top of the cool whip. Sprinkle the Andes Mint chips over top.
  • 7Refrigerate and chill for at least 4 hours (overnight is best).
  • 8Cut and serve.
  • 9NOTE: If you are like me, I had no idea what a Duncan Hines flavor packet was. I found that Duncan Hines makes several different flavor packets and I found them in the baking aisle near the cake mixes.

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About Grasshopper Poke Cake

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




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