Pistachio Cream Cheese Layerd Cake

8
Jammie Gogel

By
@bakingqueen22

This one I came up with because I love pistachios and I've tried alot of other flavors with the cream cheese fillings. It's simply one of my favorites & it's great with vanilla ice cream!! Enjoy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12-16
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 box
duncan hines french vanilla cake
3 large
eggs
1/4 c
canola oil or vegetable oil
1 c
water
3 box
pistachio pudding mix (jello brand)
8 small
drops of green food coloring
1 pkg
philadelphia cream cheese (8oz)
1 tsp
vanilla extract
2 c
2% milk
2 pkg
cool whip topping 8oz each

How to Make Pistachio Cream Cheese Layerd Cake

Step-by-Step

  • Preheat oven to 325* for coated or dark pans 9 x 13 or 350*...
    1Preheat oven to 325* for coated or dark pans 9 x 13 or 350* for glass or pans not coated. Spray or use butter to coat pan & sprinkle flour, sift remaining powder in trash, set pan aside.
  • Mix French Vanilla cake mix according to box with the following ingredients: eggs, water,...
    2Mix French Vanilla cake mix according to box with the following ingredients: eggs, water, & oil. Once Blended add 1 box of pistachio pudding mix, blend until smooth. Also, for a more vibrant green color add a few drops of green food coloring.
  • Bake in oven for 26-29 minutes according to box. While that's baking, mix cream...
    3Bake in oven for 26-29 minutes according to box. While that's baking, mix cream cheese (blends best at room temp.),1/2 cup milk, & 1 tsp vanilla until smooth. Then add one box of pistachio pudding mix and an additional 1/2 cup of milk, blending well... then lastly blend 1 whole tub of cool whip to the mix and refrigerate.
  • When the cake is cool... Use a frosting spatula to slip around the outer...
    4When the cake is cool... Use a frosting spatula to slip around the outer edging of the cake to make sure its not sticking to the pan. Then take a cookie sheet, place on top of cake, hold tightly together and flip quickly, set flat on table, tap the bottom of cake pan a few times, lift cake pan off the now upside down cake, take a cake knife or any long knife and cut evenly down the center splitting the cake into 2 sections. Once separated flip and place the bottom half of the cake back in the pan or on a tray.
  • Remove pistachio filling from fridge, stir a few times to make it easier to...
    5Remove pistachio filling from fridge, stir a few times to make it easier to spread on the bottom layer of the cake... once all of the pistachio filling has been spooned on the bottom layer of the cake... smooth over to make it evenly across the entire cake, then flip and place the top half of the cake back on the bottom.
  • Lastly, take the remaining 1 cup of milk and pistachio pudding mix and blend...
    6Lastly, take the remaining 1 cup of milk and pistachio pudding mix and blend well. Now add the remaining 8oz tub of cool whip and blend. Finally, frost the top layer of the cake. Ready to serve, Enjoy!
  • TIP: For a creamier topping make the pudding as the box tells you, then...
    7TIP: For a creamier topping make the pudding as the box tells you, then add an 8 oz tub of cool whip, blend well and add topping to cake. For an extra touch sprinkle almonds on top!

Printable Recipe Card

About Pistachio Cream Cheese Layerd Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




Show 11 Comments & Reviews

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

JustaPinch
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...

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

JustaPinch
Kitchen Crew@JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

JustaPinch
Kitchen Crew@JustaPinch

From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there’s a delicious bundt pan recipe for you! We promise, there’s nothing bundt yummy recipes for you below. Great Grandma's Best Banana Bread “One...

promotion