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This butterfinger cake recipe is the best cake ever, I make it all the time.
"The flavor was WONDERFUL - everything was great EXCEPT, I don't think that a German Chocolate cake mix is the right cake to use. It wasn't substantial enough of a cake to "hold up" under the Eagle Brand milk and the caramel sauce. As it was cut it broke down more and more and just got really ugly really fast. The devil's food cake mix isn't as "soft" and would hold up better."- foodfreak02
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Bake the cake according to package directions in a 13 x 9 inch pan. When it's done, and while it's still hot, punch holes in the cake and pour the sweetened condensed milk over the top making sure some of it sinks in the holes.
Do the same with the caramel ice cream topping. Sprinkle on some of the broken candy pieces. When it's cool, spread the Cool Whip topping on the top, and then sprinkle the rest of the broken bars. Then drizzle more caramel all over and then drizzle chocolate syrup all over in zig zags.
Hint! Put all your candy bars in the freezer. When you're ready to use them, take them from the freezer.
Leave the wrappers on and take a mallet or a hammer and smash them inside the wrappers. Keep cool
until you need them.
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tinkerbell114 1 month ago
Britt1225 3 months agoThis cake is good but very sweet. I made it once and only at 1 piece and the rest my bf took to work for the guys to eat. Tastes good but is just way too much. I wouldn't make this cake again.
Gpecore88 5 months agoGreat cake it was very moist. This was very rich and my whole family liked it.
stacystutler_lovingood 5 months agoLove love love
JustineMichelle 5 months ago
new5man 6 months agoMade this for my daughter and her friends at college. Was a big hit! Used dark chocolate cake and snickers. Now need to make a other one for the kids at home.
Ashleytt86 6 months ago
allysonpickles 6 months agothis cake is so amazing and super easy to tweak with any other candy!
mistysmith1 6 months agoDelicious!
lov1234 6 months ago
andrearod10 8 months agoThis is so easy to make and tastes delicious I love love love chocolate so this took my taste buds to another level
whitneyw1128 8 months ago
audpaulkat13 9 months agoThis is a cake that you can change the candy bar depending on your preference and it will taste just as good. Personally, I love it as a Take 5 cake. They are more difficult to smash than Butterfingers, but they are DELICIOUS!!!
jessicaunderwood 9 months ago
mpercoco 10 months agoIt definitely was not something i cared for but everyone else that ate it loved it. I might make it again for them.
Candicesflowers 10 months agoYummmmm! Made for my fiancé's birthday and the whole gang loved it. Used 4 butterfingers because someone in the house ate one. I don't think it was overly sweet, I think it was just perfect. can eat a
nmiller111709 10 months agoI use the cheap brand of devils food cake, and 1 king size butter finger, my family loves it!
mandana 10 months agoDelicious!!! Made it for friends and they loved it. I used evaporated milk instead of sweetened condensed milk by mistake but it still turned out tasty and moist. I also only used 2 candy bars since I didn't want it to be overly sweet/crunchy. Will definitely make this again!!
1Chefarmiller 1 year agoThis cake is delicious! It's extremely sweet but I've still made it a few times. The family loves it!
boofortner 1 year agoThose that have nut allergies many times have a peanut allergy too. This is not always the case, but err on the side of caution by putting the fact that in contains nuts in the notes section. The life you save may be that of a child whose parent did not now Butterfingers contains nuts. Don't mean to be preachy, but not everyone have common sense these days.