Did you know that you can use cake mix in a huge variety of dessert recipes? From cakes and bars to pancakes and martinis, this list has it all!
I love cake mix. It’s of course great to have on hand to make a quick cake, but it has so many possibilities beyond that! Cookies, bars, dump cakes, puppy chow, you name it. I love using cake mix because it makes the baking process so simple!
I searched high and low for the best recipes that use cake mix in a creative way. All of these recipes are unique, delicious and come together in a jiff! Scroll through to see all of the recipes.
Vanilla cake mix and almond flavoring make delicious cookies that taste just like wedding cake!
Brownies in smoothie form? Believe that! Kim from Cravings of a Lunatic made it so with this two ingredient recipe!
Forget boring old rice krispy treats! Jazzing them up with funfetti cake mix, sprinkles, and white chocolate is the way to go!
Using cake mix to make cookies is a slam dunk decision. It cuts out a ton of measuring, and yields perfect cookies every time, like these five ingredient chocolate chip cookies from Tried and Tasty.
I like how Carrie from Frugal Foodie Mama describes these rolls that are a mix between cinnamon rolls and apple crisp. She says, “It was like having dessert for breakfast… and then later on that same day, breakfast for dessert.”
These easy, yet festive layered dessert from uses birthday cake Oreos and cake batter pudding. Um, yes!
Chocolate cake mix cookies studded with white chocolate chips. So easy, so delicious.
I just love Megan from The Housewife in Training File’s creative creations! Just when I thought she couldn’t one-up herself, she goes and makes these four ingredient pretzel rods that taste like birthday cake.
Only four ingredients in these ooey, gooey chocolatey treats from Oh, Sweet Basil!
Chewy chocolate cake mix cookies, topped with peanut butter buttercream and chocolate ganache. SIGN ME UP!
A martini that tastes like cake? Yep, I’m into that.
What’s better than a Carrot Cake pancake? A carrot cake pancake that has cookie butter glaze drizzled over it.
Yeah, yeah. I know that the 4th of July has past us. But Courtney from Neighborfood uses simple food coloring to color the cookies, so the possibilities are endless! These were too cute not to include.