Desserts

Better Than Anything Cake

A delicious cake that is full of home good sweetness and will make any party one to remember.
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The basics

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  • Skill Level
    Beginner
  • Total Time:
    60
    minutes
  • Serving Size:
    16
    people

Ingredients

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  • Box of your favorite chocolate cake
  • 1 can of sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 jar of butterscotch caramel ice cream topping
  • Large bag of Heath baking bits
  • 8 oz. of Cool Whip

Directions

  1. Bake a box chocolate cake according to package directions (or cake of your choice)
  2. When cooled, poke holes in the top of the cake with the handle of a wooden spoon  
  3. Pour 1 can of sweetened condensed milk over cake
  4. Pour 1 jar of butterscotch caramel ice cream topping over cake
  5. Sprinkle with Heath baking bits
  6. Cover with Cool Whip 8 oz.
  7. Garnish with Heath baking bits and chocolate ice cream topping.

notes

Feel free to experiment with alternatives to the Heath baking bits. I've noticed that the cake toppings that work best are small, crumbly pieces that don't overwhelm each bite.

Got Leftovers?

Refrigerator: This cake can be left in the refrigerator for up to one week before you'll want to throw it out.

Freezer: This cake can last up until you see freezer burn.