Delicious Hot Cocoa Poke Cake

Beat those winter blues.


Delicious Hot Cocoa Poke Cake


  • 1 box chocolate cake mix, plus ingredients called for on box
  • 2 c. marshmallow creme
  • 1 tbsp. water
  • 2 c. heavy cream
  • 2 packets hot cocoa mix
  • 1/4 c. marshmallow bits
  • 2 tbsp. chocolate shavings


Preheat oven to 350º and grease a 9″-x-13” pan. Prepare chocolate cake mix according to package directions and bake until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 25 minutes.

Poke cake all over with the bottom of a wooden spoon. In a small bowl, microwave marshmallow crème and water for 10 seconds, then stir until smooth. Pour all over cake, making sure to fill the poked holes.

Make whipped topping: in a large bowl, combine heavy cream and hot cocoa mix. Using a hand mixer, beat until stiff peaks form, 3 to 4 minutes. Frost cake with the whipped cream and garnish with marshmallow bits and chocolate shavings. Serve.




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