Scrumptious Butterfinger Cake

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“My cousin brought this EASY cake to our annual family reunion and I have served it often for almost every occassion imaginable. It is so rich that guests are sure it took days to make when actually, it takes less than 45 minutes. It is YUMMY! NOTE: Although the cake is great any time of the year, the coloring makes it a marvelous treat for HALLOWEEN!”

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (18 ounce) package German chocolate cake mix
  • 3 eggs (or as called for by your cake mix)
  • 13 cup oil (or as called for by your cake mix)
  • 1 13 cups water (or as called for by your cake mix)
  • 1 (8 ounce) carton Cool Whip
  • 3 (3 2/3 ounce) king size butterfinger candy bars
  • 1 (14 ounce) caneagle brand sweetened condensed milk


  1. Preheat oven to 350F or as directed on cake mix box.
  2. Prepare cake batter according to box directions and bake. I use a 9x13x2 glass pan.
  3. Remove cake from oven when done and allow to slightly cool. While cake is still warm, take the handle of a wooden spoon and make holes across the top of the cake.
  4. Open the Eagle brand milk and drizzle it all over the cake allowing it to seep into the holes. Set cake aside to cool completely after completing this step.
  5. When cake has COMPLETELY cooled, spread the Cool-Whip all over the top. Use as much or as little as you choose.
  6. Next, crush the butterfinger candy bars and sprinkle them all over the top of the cake.
  7. Important Note: Cake MUST be refrigerated before serving due to Cool-Whip.
  8. Serve and smile as the rave reviews come your way!

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