Red velvet cake all by itself is a special occasion dessert; it is not your typical Wednesday night sweet fix. If you are feeling a bit daring and want to surprise your family or coworkers with a fun cake, you need to make this red velvet cake that is poked and drizzled with cheesecake flavored pudding.
This 5 ingredient dessert will be fairly simple to make and it will definitely score you some cool points from whoever is lucky enough to get a slice!
Cheesecake infused red velvet poke cake
- 1 box red velvet cake mix (along with ingredients to make cake)
- 2 (3.4oz) boxes of Cheesecake flavored instant pudding
- 4c milk
- 1 (8oz) tub whipped topping (thawed)
- Mini semi-sweet chocolate chips to sprinkle on top
- Make the red velvet cake as directed on the cake mix box in a 9x13 dish
- After baking, let stand for a couple moments to cool
- Take the handle end of a wooden spoon and poke holes all over the cake, making sure to poke straight down to the bottom
- Next you want to make the pudding. Whisk dry pudding mixes with milk until smooth
- Now pour the pudding all over the cake, make sure to get plenty in all those holes
- Spread pudding out with a spoon or spatula, again concentrate on getting more pudding in the holes
- Chill cake for 2 hours in the fridge
- Once completely cooled and set, spread on the whipped topping and top with mini chocolate chips
- There are a multitude of flavors you can make this cake with and it would still be fantastic. How about a lemon cake with lemon pudding or a chocolate cake with French vanilla pudding!
- Make sure to poke plenty of holes and make sure to get plenty of pudding in those hole
This is a fun and easy recipe to make for your family and friends. Red velvet cake and cheesecake pudding make a pretty dynamic pair. Ready to try this tasty treat?
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