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Chocolate Swirl Muffin Cake

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  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Total Time 3 hr 25 min
  • Servings 16
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Need a little indulgence? Rely on a muffin mix to make quick work out of a chocolaty cake you can serve anytime.

Ingredients

Filling

1
cup semisweet chocolate chips
3/4
cup heavy whipping cream
1
teaspoon vanilla

Cake

2
boxes (14.75 oz each) Betty Crocker™ chocolate chip muffin & quick bread mix
1 1/2
cups milk
3/4
cup butter, melted
4
eggs

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Generously spray 12-cup bundt cake pan with cooking spray with flour.
  • 2 In 2-quart saucepan, heat Filling ingredients over medium-low heat 2 to 3 minutes, stirring constantly, until smooth. Remove and set aside 1/3 cup filling for glaze. Freeze remaining filling about 15 minutes or until thick like pudding.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in large bowl, stir together Cake ingredients. Spoon half the batter into pan. Remove filling from freezer. Carefully spoon filling in center of batter to within 1/2 inch of pan edges. Spoon remaining batter over filling.
  • 4 Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 20 minutes. Run metal spatula around outer and inside edges of pan to loosen cake; turn upside down onto serving platter. Cool completely, at least 2 hours.
  • 5 When ready to serve, in small microwavable bowl, heat reserved 1/3 cup filling uncovered on High 10 to 15 seconds or until smooth and pourable. Pour over cake to glaze. Store covered at room temperature.

Expert Tips

It is very important that cooking spray with flour is used for coating the pan. It will help with successful removal from the pan.

Tipping this cake out too early can result in the cake coming out in pieces. Waiting the full 20 minutes will ensure success.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
334.0
Calories from Fat
200
% Daily Value
Total Fat
21.8g
34%
Saturated Fat
10.6g
53%
Trans Fat
1/2g
Cholesterol
99.8mg
33%
Sodium
276.2mg
12%
Total Carbohydrate
29.8g
10%
Dietary Fiber
2.0g
8%
Sugars
7.2g
Protein
6.5g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%
10%
Vitamin C
0.30%
0%
Calcium
14.70%
15%
Iron
10.10%
10%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 4 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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