Tuxedo Cake

Tuxedo Cake Recipe

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Mysti Tillison


Very easy and decadent dessert. Don't expect to have any leftovers!


★★★★★ 1 vote

45 Min
35 Min


  • 1 box
    dark chocolate or fudge cake mix, baked per box directions
  • 1 pkg
    pre-made cheesecake filling
  • 1/2 c
    heavy cream
  • 1/2 pkg
    high-quality baking milk or semi-sweet chocolate (4 squares)
  • 1 can(s)
    milk chocolate frosting

How to Make Tuxedo Cake


  1. Bake cake as directed on box in 2 8" round cake pans. Allow to cool completely.
  2. Place first layer on serving dish, and spread ready-made cheesecake filling evenly over layer. This will be a thick layer!
  3. Place top layer over cheesecake filling. Frost entire cake with canned frosting.
  4. Chop baking chocolate and place in small bowl. Heat heavy cream over low heat until almost boiling, and pour over chocolate. Mix well until smooth. Immediately pour over top of cake and allow some to run down over the sides of cake. Garnish with chocolate-dipped strawberries, if desired.

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