Fudge Lover's Cream Cheese Cake

Fudge Lover's Cream Cheese Cake

Pockets of sweet cream cheese bake in a rich chocolate cake slathered with fudgy frosting. Yum!

Prep Time

30

Minutes

Total Time

2:15

Hrs:Mins

Makes

15

servings

Cake
1
box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® yellow or devil's food cake mix
1
box (4-serving size) chocolate instant pudding and pie filling mix
3/4
cup hot water
3/4
cup vegetable oil
1
teaspoon vanilla
4
eggs
Filling
1
package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1/2
cup sugar
1
egg
1/2
cup semisweet chocolate chips
1/2
cup chopped nuts, if desired
Frosting
1
container Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy vanilla or chocolate frosting
  1. Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pan). Spray bottom only of 13x9-inch pan with baking spray with flour.
  2. In large bowl, beat cake ingredients with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds, then on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pan.
  3. In large bowl, beat cream cheese, sugar and 1 egg with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth and creamy. Stir in chocolate chips. Spoon filling by tablespoonfuls evenly over top of batter. Using table knife, swirl filling through batter. Sprinkle with nuts.
  4. Bake 47 to 55 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour. Spread frosting over cake. Store covered in refrigerator.
Makes 15 servings
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Variation
Is using vanilla frosting, sprinkle with chocolate chips.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 480
    • (Calories from Fat 220),
  • Total Fat 25g
    • (Saturated Fat 8g,
    • Trans Fat 2g),
  • Cholesterol 85mg;
  • Sodium 430mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 61g
    • (Dietary Fiber 1g,
    • Sugars 44g),
  • Protein 4g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 1 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 3 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 5 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 4;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.