Milky Way Cake

Milky Way Cake Recipe

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Cindy Abernathy


I got this recipe from my cousin, and it has been an instant success among family and friends.


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30 Min
1 Hr 30 Min


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  • 8
    milky way candy bars
  • 2 stick
  • 2 c
  • 4
  • 2 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1\2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract

  • 3
    milky way candy bars
  • l stick
  • 2 tsp
  • 1/2 box
    powdered sugar

How to Make Milky Way Cake


  1. Melt the 8 Milky Way candy bars w/1 stick of butter on the stove at medium heat until melted.
  2. Cream sugar w/1 stick of butter (softened) with an electric mixer. Cream together. Add the 4 eggs (one egg at a time) mixing well after each egg. Slow mix in the flour, and baking soda alternate w/the buttermilk and add the vanilla. Mix well, scraping the sides of bowl.
  3. Fold in the milky way mixture, gently stir into the batter. Pour into a well greased 9 x 12 inch baking pan. Bake at 300 degrees for 1 hour to 1 1/2 hours. Cool completely before icing.
  4. ICING: Melt the 3 milky way candy bars w/1 stick of butter on the stove at medium heat until melter. Add the 2 tsp. of milk and mix w/an electric mixer until smooth. Slowly add in the powdered sugar and beat until smooth. Then icing the cake.
  5. NOTE: We have also made this cake w/snicker's candy bars and it was awesome!

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Course/Dish: Cakes

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