Desserts

Earthquake Birthday Cake

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This family favorite wasn’t always called Earthquake Cake. It used to have some fancy name from a cookbook like Black Forest Torte or something like that. But our family lovingly refers to it as Earthquake Cake. This may have something to do with the large fault lines, cracks, and eventual crumbling that occurs when it’s left for too long. That, and we live in southern California, where earthquakes are a part of life. :)

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1 chocolate cake (use your favorite cake recipe, or a boxed cake mix- the darker the better)
1 can cherry pie filling
Frosting:
1 3.4oz box vanilla pudding mix
1 cup milk
1/4 cup powdered sugar
8 oz. Cool Whip
Bake cake according to directions in two 9? round pans. Let cool completely. To make frosting, combine pudding, powdered sugar and mix and beat on low for one minute. Let sit for just a few minutes to...
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Nutritions

Calories
89

Sodium
40mg
1% DV

Fat
1g
2% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
16g
5% DV

Fiber
0.7g
2% DV