12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Make with Betty Crocker Cake Mix

Go beyond what comes in the box with these recipes that reinvent how you taste, serve, and use cake mix

12 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Make with Betty Crocker Cake Mix

These recipes feature upgraded boxed mixes tinkering with flavor, ingredients, and even expanding beyond cake to produce cookies, doughnuts, and other baked goods that are sure to satisfy any nagging sweet-tooth. 

Cake Batter French Toast

Cake Batter French Toast

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This delicious cake batter French toast is a sweet delicious treat for morning and can even double as a dessert.

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Here we use Betty Crocker yellow cake mix, but any cake mix flavor can be substituted.

For the Cake Batter French Toast recipe, click here.

Cake Doughnuts

Cake Doughnuts

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Want to make fresh doughnuts without making dough from scratch?

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You won’t even need to bother with the deep fryer if you use Betty Crocker cake mix to make baked cake doughnuts.

For the Cake Doughnuts recipe, click here.

Cookies n’ Cream Cupcakes

Kids won’t have to choose between cookies and cupcakes with this cupcake recipe.

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Topped with crunchy chocolate sandwich cookies and filled with marshmallow crème, this recipe is a winner with kids. — Betty Crocker

For the Cookies n’ Cream Cupcakes recipe, click here.

Five-Layer Wine and Berry Chocolate Cake

Wine and cake? This layer cake certainly goes beyond your standard boxed cake mix.

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This recipe takes a fresh and boozy approach starting with a classic, chocolate Betty Crocker cake mix.

For the Five-Layer Wine and Berry Chocolate Cake recipe, click here.

Ice Cream Cone Cakes

Ice Cream Cone Cakes

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Reinventing how cake mix is used includes considering how we eat and serve cake as well.

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This fun twist on a cupcake is baked in an ice cream cone, so you can lose the plates and forks.

For the Ice Cream Cone Cakes recipe, click here.

Lucky Charms Rainbow Dessert Pizza

Lucky Charms Rainbow Dessert Pizza

This easy dessert pizza tastes “magically delicious.”

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This recipe is filled with a rainbow of Lucky Charms cereal.

For the Lucky Charms Rainbow Dessert Pizza recipe, click here.

Mexican Chocolate Cake with Cinnamon Glaze

Add some heat to your usual chocolate cake with warm flavors of Mexican chocolate and a cinnamon glaze.

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This simple Bundt cake uses Betty Crocker chocolate cake mix as the base for this delicious reinterpretation.

For the Mexican Chocolate Cake with Cinnamon Glaze recipe, click here.

Ooey Gooey Apple Crumble

This recipe uses Betty Crocker cake mix to create the crisp crumble topping.

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Orange and Chocolate Fudge Cupcakes

This recipe adds a few extra ingredients to regualr cake mix such as fresh-squeezed orange juice, orange liqueur, and orange zest.

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Those ingredients turn a humble yellow cake mix into something distinctly more "gourmet."

For the Orange and Chocolate Fudge Cupcakes recipe, click here.

Pumpkin Dump Cake

This simple recipe calls for yellow cake mix.

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It is spread on top of the spiced pumpkin filling to form a crumbly crust on this scoopable cake.

For the Pumpkin Dump Cake recipe, click here.

Salted Cashew and Milk Chocolate Whippersnapper Cookies

Try these salty cashew and milk chocolate cookies. 

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This cookie recipe uses Betty Crocker’s chocolate cake mix as their base.

For the Salted Cashew and Milk Chocolate Whippersnapper Cookies recipe, click here.

Soda Cake

Soda Cake

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With just two ingredients – Betty Crocker cake mix and a can of soda – you can make this simple low-calorie cake.

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Diet root beer and chocolate cake mix are used, but you can try different variations by mixing up the cake mix and soda flavors.

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