Tuesday, January 27, 2015
I Had No Idea
Did you know that today is
National Chocolate Cake Day?
I had no idea until I read my
email this afternoon.
This is not an official holiday and
no one really knows who created
the day but we can be happy they
*The first boxed cake mix was
created by a company called
O Duff and Sons in the late
*The first "just add water"
Betty Crocker cake
mixes came out in 1947.
In honor of this most
delicious day I have a
recipe for you.
Slow Cooker Chocolate
1 Box of Betty Crocker Super
Moist Chocolate Fudge Cake
1 1/4 C milk
1/2 C vegetable oil
1 Box (4 serv) Instant Chocolate
2 C milk
1 bag (12 oz.) Milk Chocolate Chips
Spray a 6 Qt. Slow cooker with cooking
In a large bowl, beat the cake ingredients
with an electric mixer as directed on the
box. Pour into the slow cooker.
In a medium bowl, beat the pudding mix
and the milk with a whisk as directed on
the box. Pour over the cake batter--DO
NOT STIR. Sprinkle with the chocolate
Cover and cook on low for 2 hrs 30 minutes
to 3 hrs or until the cake is set and the
pudding is beginning to bubble out of the
*To prevent burning the edges of the cake,
line the cooker with cooking parchment
Check the Betty Crocker website for reviews
of this recipe. Some had success and some
had trouble with it. Just giving you a head's
up in case there are problems.
~Keep on Dreaming~