That's a Mistake Cake

That's A Mistake Cake Recipe

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Straws Kitchen


The same friend that sent me the Ex-Wife`s Secret Family recipe, sent me this one too...some cute cute names!!


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approx...12 servings, in 3 inch. squares
50 Min


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  • 1 box
    duncan hines yellow cake mix
  • 3
    eggs, divided
  • 1 stick
  • 2 c
  • 1 box
    powder sugar
  • 8 oz
    kraft cream cheese

How to Make That's a Mistake Cake


  1. 1st Layer:
    cake mix, 1 eggs slightly beaten, butter softened. Mix well with hands, will be sticky. Spread in to well greased 9x13 glass casserole dish.
  2. 2nd layer:
    pecans. Spread over 1st Layer.
  3. 3rd Layer:
    powder sugar, 2 eggs slightly beaten, cream cheese Mix well, Spread over 2nd Layer carefully.
  4. Bake 45 minutes to 1 hour until golden brown.
    Cool completely, so it will cut better.

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About That's a Mistake Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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