Better Than Whoopie Cake

YUM YUM

Desserts - Need I Say More

Desserts, who doesn't like desserts? Funny how even when we're full we can somehow always make room for dessert :)

When I married my hubby a few years ago, he came with several book loads of dessert recipes, plus the ones he had committed to memory - peanut butter pie, snickerdoodles, blueberry cake, and a slew of other recipes that are just too divine and are now making me drool just listing them ! For this hub, I've chosen an all time favorite titled Better Than Whoopie.

This is a wonderful dessert that is served well with a light dinner due to it being a more condensed type of cake. Very delicious cake that can be made with many variations - I have tried it with a lemon cake mix but it does not taste as good to me as the lemon flavor rules - which is good if we're wanting a lemon flavored cake. Paula Deen (who doesn't love Paula Deen) has a cake in one of her books with the same name, but she uses different ingredients.

Try the recipe and keep me posted with the ingredient variations that you may want to try.

Yes, the name is a conversation starter and breaks the ice at many parties and social gatherings. Is it better than, well, you know.......? I'll let you make that decision :>

Enjoy

Better Than Whoopie Cake


1 Box Yellow cake mix

8 oz chocolate chips

1 box instant French vanilla pudding

8 oz chopped pecans

1 stick softened butter

8 oz sour cream

½ cup cooking oil

½ cup milk

4 eggs


Method:

Mix ingredients

Bake at 350° for 1 hour.


Frosting:

8 oz cream cheese

1 box confectioners sugar

1 Tbsp vanilla.


Method:

Cream together. Add nuts of choice and coconut. Frost cake



Comments 11 comments

Catlyn profile image

Catlyn 7 years ago from Somewhere in the OC

Hmmmm - I better get to baking then!! LOL


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BJC 7 years ago from Florida Author

It is a WONDERFUL cake - hope you enjoy it!!

Thanks for the comment :>


cosette 7 years ago

oh boy...chocolate, pecans and coconut...sounds wonderful! I will bake this during the holidays.


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BJC 7 years ago from Florida Author

This cake is divine. Not really better than sex, but, you know it's a great conversation starter!


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Hmrjmr1 7 years ago from Georgia, USA

Can't say the name is true but it's close! Loved it!


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elayne001 6 years ago from Rocky Mountains

yum! I will definitely have to try this one.


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BJC 6 years ago from Florida Author

Yes, it's a great dessert. Hope you enjoy!

BJC


jim 5 years ago

never had sex but this cake is really good


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frogyfish 4 years ago from Central United States of America

Oooh!! This sounds so-o good! I have to make this even though I'm 'watching my sugar'. Think I'll start with lemon or chocolate. Your recipe sounds easy and wonderful so many thanks for sharing!


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Ruby H Rose 4 years ago from Northwest Washington on an Island

Wow, that is a very good cake. For Fathers day we make a similar one!


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BJC 4 years ago from Florida Author

Thanks Ruby H,

It's a fabulous cake - very dense and flavorful. Thanks for the read :)

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