Hornet's Nest Cake

Hornet's Nest Cake Recipe

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Trina Duncan


My family had a picnic and I found this recipe in a local church cookbook. I didn't taste it at first, but everyine loved it. I had to email the recipe to my cousin this afternoon!! She is going to email it to everyone! This one is a do over and over!!


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Several depends on how you cut it!
15 Min
40 Min


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  • 1 box
    (large) vanilla cook and serve pudding mix
  • 1 box
    yellow cake mix
  • 12 oz
    bag butterscotch chips
  • 1 c
    chopped pecans

How to Make Hornet's Nest Cake


  1. Prepare pudding per instructions.
  2. Stir in cake mix. Stir well.
  3. Pour into greased 13x9-inch cake pan.
  4. Sprinkle butterscotch chips and pecans on top.
  5. Bake in 350 degree oven for 35 to 40 minutes.

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Course/Dish: Cakes

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