Chocolate Praline Cake

Chocolate Praline Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Mary Jo Terzo


Bake 35 to 45 minutes.

Aunt Dolly Terzo makes this for us.

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
12 to 16
15 Min
35 Min


Add to Grocery List

1/2 c
butter or margerine
1/2 c
heavy cream
1 c
packed brown sugar
3/4 c
coarsely chopped pecans
1 pkg
devil's food cake mix
1-1/4 c
1/3 c


1-3/4 c
heavy cream
1/4 c
powdered sugar
1/4 tsp
whole pecans, if desired
chocolate curls, if desired

How to Make Chocolate Praline Cake


  • 1Heat oven to 325. In small heavy saucepan, combine butter, 1/4 cup heavy cream and brown sugar. Cook over low heat just untill butter is melted, stirring occasionally. Pour into two 9 or 8-inch round cake pans; sprinkle evenly with chopped pecans.
  • 2In large bowl, combine cake mix, water, oil and eggs at low speed until moistened; beat 2 minutes at high speed. Carefully spoon batter over pecan mixture.
  • 3Bake at 325* F. for 35 to 45 minutes or until cake springs back when touched lightly in center. Cool 5 minutes; remove from pans. Cool completely.
    Whip heavy cream until soft peaks form. Blend in powdered sugar and vanilla.
  • 5To assemble cake, place 1 layer on serving plate, praline side up. Spread with half of whipped cream. Top with second layer, praline side up; spread top with remaining whipped cream. Garnish with whole pecans and chocolate curls.
  • 6Store in refrigerator.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chocolate Praline Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

Leave a Comment

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

Kitchen Crew

The markets are bursting with blueberries these days! That makes me very happy because not only are they yummy, they're super healthy. Packed with antioxidants, research shows blueberries can help...

18 Refreshing Lemon Recipes

18 Refreshing Lemon Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

When life gives you lemons, make these delicious lemon recipes!

Sponge Cake Recipes That'll Inspire You To Get Baking

Sponge Cake Recipes That'll Inspire You to Get Baking

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

While the concept of a sponge cake is simple (eggs, butter, sugar, and flour), the result is a very impressive dessert. The first sponge cake recipe appeared as early as...