Mississippi Mud Cake

Mississippi Mud Cake Recipe

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Rainn Thomas


A rich chocolate cake that my family and friends love. It's very rich and hard to keep on the serving platter.


★★★★★ 2 votes

1 Hr 20 Min
50 Min


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2 c
sugar, white
1 1/2 c
butter, softened
1 1/3 c
coconut, flaked
2/3 c
cocoa powder, unsweetened
1 1/2 c
pecans, chopped
1 1/2 c
flour, all-purpose
1 tsp
baking powder
2 tsp
vanilla extract
12 oz
marshmallow cream
3 3/4 c
confectioners' sugar
4 tsp
evaporated milk

How to Make Mississippi Mud Cake


  • 1Preheat oven to 350F (175C). Lightly grease on 13x9 baking pan.
  • 2Cream together 1/3 cup of cocoa, white sugar, and 1 cup butter until light and fluffy.
  • 3Add eggs and vanilla; beat well.
  • 4Mix flour, baking powder, coconut and pecans together.
  • 5Stir flour mixture into the egg mixture until combined.
  • 6Pour batter into the pan and bake for 40 - 50 minutes.
  • 7Smooth marshmallow cream over top of cake while still hot. Cool completely.
  • 8Ice with chocolate icing.

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About Mississippi Mud Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate

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