Husband's Favorite Almost Homemade Cake

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Lana Bade

By
@Sunflowercooks

I created this cake with things I had on-hand one day,now EVERYONE requests it!So easy,tastes so great!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

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Ingredients

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    1 box white or yellow cake mix.
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    vegetable oil.
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    3 large eggs
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    water
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    almond extract/1 1/2 tsps. and 4 oz. chopped pecan pieces
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    1 pk. toffee chips/with chocolate or plain/1/2 of bag
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    frosting:
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    8 ounces cream cheese
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    1 stick unsalted butter
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    1 tsp.pure vanilla extract
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    about 4 cups confectioner's sugar
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    2-3 ounces of pecans
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    1/2 of the package left of toffee chips

How to Make Husband's Favorite Almost Homemade Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Follow the directions on cake mix box using the 3 eggs etc..
  2. Add the almond extract into above,stirring in well.
  3. Mix 1/2 package in of toffee chips by hand,gently folding them in.
  4. Mix in 4 ounces chopped pecans.
  5. Bake according to package ingredients in a 9X10 cake pan,or 2 round 9 inch pans.
  6. Cool completely before icing!
  7. FROSTING:
  8. Cream together butter and cream cheese together well.
    Add the vanilla extract.
    Slowly,add the confectioner's sugar till creamy,but not too loose..
  9. Completely ice the cooled cake,
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  10. In a small food processor,add remainder of bag of toffee chips,chop till crumbly,fine chopped.
    Add about 2-4 ounces pecans,process till chopped finely.
  11. Mix toffee chips and chopped pecans well in a bowl.
    TOP THE ICING ALL OVER.
  12. Garnish with whole pecan halves if desired!
  13. SO UNIQUE AND FLavorfull,yet so easy to make.tastes like a bakery confection!

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About Husband's Favorite Almost Homemade Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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