14 Ways to Jazz Up Cake Mix


These 14 Ways to Jazz Up Cake Mix are sure to knock your socks off! I’ve got your back with these amazing recipes using cake mix and box cake mix recipes that include coconut cream cake, triple chocolate poke cake, dump cake, donuts, chocolate cinnamon rolls, cake box cookies, oatmeal bars and cake mix brownies.  Bon Apetit!

14 Ways to Jazz Up Cake Mix

We’ve taken away all the guess work on recipes using cake mix with these incredible tutorials. For even more cake box recipes Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 1600 recipes. You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

Recipes Using Cake Mix

The Best Doctored Up Cake Mix Cake

1.  The Best Doctored Up Cake Mix Cake ~ For a fudgy and moist cake try adding pudding mix and sour cream to your chocolate cake mix.  Try it with any flavored cake mix!

Triple Chocolate Poke Cake

2.  Triple Chocolate Poke Cake ~ I’ve died and gone to a chocolate heaven, chocolate fudge cake with fudge sauce and topped with whipped cream and white and milk chocolate chips.

Coconut Cream Cake

3.  Coconut Cream Cake ~ A simple poke cake using a white cake mix, cream of coconut, toasted coconut and whipped topping.

Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake

4.  Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake ~ Only 5 ingredients to an amazingly delicous and easy cake.  The best part?  Everything is layered so it can’t get any easier than that!

Box Cake Mix Recipes

Cake Mix Donuts Recipe

5.  Cake Mix Donuts RecipeHave your cake and eat it too with these delicious cake mix donuts.  Made from chocolate, strawberry, lemon and white cake mix.

Chocolate Cake Mix Cinnamon Rolls

6.  Chocolate Cake Mix Cinnamon Rolls ~ Instead of the traditional cinnamon roll try this chocolatey version using a chocolate cake mix.

 Cake Mix Bars

7.  Cake Mix Bars ~ Two yummy layers, a yellow cake mix is used for the crust and topped with a cream cheese and powdered sugar layer.

Cake Mix Peanut Butter Bars

8. Cake Mix Peanut Butter Bars ~ These peanut butter bars are bursting with flavor.  A yellow cake mix is jazzed up with peanut butter and frosted with a powdered sugar frosting.

Cake Mix Cookie Bars

9.  Cake Mix Cookie Bars ~ Take a bite out of these delicious bar cookies. You’ll taste the moist goodness of a yellow cake mix, pudding mix and a familiar crunch, m&m’s.

Cherry Oatmeal Crumble Bars

10.  Cherry Oatmeal Crumble Bars ~ Only 4 ingredients to make these yummy bars, yellow cake mix, cherry pie filling, oatmeal and butter.

Cake Box Cookies

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake Mix Cookies

11.  Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake Mix Cookies ~ Easy and delicious peanut butter cookies made from a yellow cake mix.  

Funfetti Gooey Butter Cookies

12.  Funfetti Gooey Butter Cookies ~ Funfetti cake mix is doctored up with cream cheese, butter and egg and extra sprinkles.

Glazed Lemon Cookies

13.  Glazed Lemon Cookies ~ Light, melt-in-your-mouth- sweet and tart. The perfect combination and the simple recipe uses a lemon cake mix and cream cheese and drizzled with a powdered sugar glaze.

Cake Mix Brownies

Cake Mix Brownies

14.  Cake Mix BrowniesWho can resist rich, chocolatey and chewy brownies?! Not I! Especially when they’re as easy peasy to make as this recipe.


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