EASY MISSISSIPPI MUD CAKE RECIPE (SALLYE)

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By
@grandedame

A truly DEEP SOUTH recipe tweaked to make it easier to make. If you want the traditional classic way, I have also posted it under Classic Mississippi Cake.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

CAKE

1 stick
butter, softened
1 c
granulated sugar
4 large
eggs
1 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
16 oz
hersheys chocolate syrup (or other brand)
8 oz
mini marshmallows***

FROSTING

1 stick
butter
1/2 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
1/3 c
evaporated milk (not sweetened)
1 c
granulated sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
16 oz
confectioners sugar
1/8 c
rum or bourbon
1/2 c
chopped nuts

How to Make EASY MISSISSIPPI MUD CAKE RECIPE (SALLYE)

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350ยบ

    Grease and flour a 9x13 baking pan
  • 2CAKE;

    Using an electric mixer, cream butter and sugar together until light and fluffy

    Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition

    Sift flour, baking powder and salt together in another bowl

    Add flour to creamed butter mixture, continuing to beat

    Add vanilla and chocolate syrup to batter and mix well

    Pour into prepared pan and back 25-30 minutes until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean

    Remove cake from oven and place on cooling rack (DO NOT REMOVE CAKE FROM PAN)

    While still hot spread marshmallows evenly over surface
  • 3***To save some calories and sugar, you can substitute my sugar free marshmallow cream
    SUGAR FREE MARSHMALLOW CREAM (SALLYE)
  • 4FROSTING:

    Place butter, chocolate chips, sugar, and evaporated milk in a saucepan over medium heat and bring to a boil.

    Stirring continually, continue boiling for 2-3 minutes

    Remove from heat and stir in vanilla and liquor

    Pour over warm cake and marshmallows

    Top with chopped nuts

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About EASY MISSISSIPPI MUD CAKE RECIPE (SALLYE)

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern