Elegant Anniversary Cake

For an anniversary celebration, serve this beautiful cake with glasses of champagne.

  • Prep Time 40 min
  • Total Time 3 hr 35 min
  • Servings 12

1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ cake mix (any flavor)
Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on cake mix box
1
container Betty Crocker™ Whipped fluffy white frosting
1
can (6.4 oz) Betty Crocker™ Easy Flow black decorating icing
1
package Betty Crocker™ black and white candles

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Grease bottoms only of 2 (8-inch) square cake pans with shortening or cooking spray.
  • 2 Make and bake cake mix as directed on box for 8-inch cakes. Cool 10 minutes. Run knife around side of pans to loosen cakes; remove from pans to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • 3 On serving plate, place 1 cake layer. Spread with about 1/2 cup white frosting. Top with second layer. Frost sides and top. Using black decorating icing, pipe desired designs on sides and top of cake. Place candles on cake. Store loosely covered at room temperature.

Expert Tips

To seal in crumbs, frost cake first with a thin layer of frosting, then frost again with remaining frosting.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving (Frosted, Undecorated)
Calories
360
(
Calories from Fat
160),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
17g
17%
(Saturated Fat
4 1/2g,
4 1/2%
Trans Fat
2g
2%
),
Cholesterol
45mg
45%;
Sodium
300mg
300%;
Total Carbohydrate
48g
48%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
32g
32%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
4%;
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; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.