Isis's sundae poke cake w/ hot fudge sauce

sherry monfils


My grandaughter Isis and I had made ice cream sundaes one day and served the ice cream w/ slices of chocolate cake. I decided to try to make a cake that would taste like an ice cream sundae, and using the pudding works great!!


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

1 Hr 25 Min
25 Min


  • 1 box
    chocolate cake mix, w/out p udding, plus ingredients called for on box
  • 1 jar(s)
    hershey's hot fudge sauce
  • 1 small
    box istant vanilla pudding mix
  • 1 small
    box instant banana pudding mix
  • 4 c
    milk, i used 1%
  • 1
    16 oz container cool whip, thawed
  • 8 large
    fresh strawberries, sliced thin
  • 2 large
    bananas, sliced thin, only slice when you're about to serve to keep them from browning
  • 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts

How to Make Isis's sundae poke cake w/ hot fudge sauce


  1. Heat oven to 350. Lightly spray a 9" x 13" baking pan w/ cooking spray. In lg bowl, mix all cake ingredients with a mixer. Pour into pan. Bake as directed.
  2. Remove cake from oven and let cool 10 minutes. W/a round tipped serving spoon, poke holes into cake about an inch apart. In small microwaveable bowl, microwave 1/2 the jar of fudge sauce until smooth. Pour fudge sauce over holes in cake.
  3. In lg bowl, beat both pudding mixes and milk. Refrigerate 1 minute. Spread evenly over cake. refrigerate cake 1 hr. Spread cool whip over pudding. Slice cake. Microwave remaining fudge sauce. Place slices of cake on plates, or into bowls. Top each slice w/ equal amts strawberry slices, banana slices and some walnuts. Drizzle w/ fudge sauce and watch them smile:-)

Printable Recipe Card

About Isis's sundae poke cake w/ hot fudge sauce

Course/Dish: Cakes Puddings Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids

Show 7 Comments & Reviews

31 Reasons Why There's Always Room For Dessert

31 Reasons Why There's Always Room for Dessert

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

We all know that we have a second stomach. The one that magically appears just when we think we can't eat another bite and then get a glimpse at dessert....

22 Showstopping Bundt Cake Recipes

22 Showstopping Bundt Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

A Bundt pan can transform a basic cake or pound cake recipe into a beautiful and festive dessert. The next time you want to impress your family with your baking...