Banana Pudding Poke Cake

banana pudding poke cake Dessert
Banana Pudding Poke Cake
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 1 hr 55 min
  • Servings 15

The flavors of banana cream pie come together in this easy and delicious poke cake! MORE+ LESS-

Jessica Walker
Updated April 17, 2017
Betty Crocker Cake Mix
Make with
Betty Crocker Cake Mix



box Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ yellow cake mix
Water, oil and eggs called for on cake mix box


boxes (4-serving size each) banana instant pudding and pie filling mix
cups cold milk


container (8 oz) Cool Whip frozen whipped topping, thawed
Sliced bananas
Vanilla wafer cookies


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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 13x9-inch pan with cooking spray.
  • 2
    Make and bake cake as directed on box for 13x9-inch pan; cool in pan on rack 5 minutes.
  • 3
    With handle of wooden spoon (1/4 to 1/2 inch in diameter), poke holes almost to bottom of cake every 1/2 inch, wiping spoon handle occasionally to reduce sticking.
  • 4
    In medium bowl, stir together Filling ingredients. Pour over cake immediately; spread evenly over surface, working back and forth to fill holes. (Some filling should remain on top of cake.) Refrigerate 1 hour.
  • 5
    Spread whipped topping evenly over cake. Just before serving, top with bananas and cookies. Cut into 5 rows by 3 rows.

Expert Tips

  • Make sure to spread pudding over cake immediately after mixing, before it starts to thicken.
  • Do not add bananas or cookies to top of cake until ready to serve, or they will become soggy.

Nutrition Information

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