Pepsi Cake

Pepsi Cake

Are you up for the Pepsi challenge? Well, here it is. This cake pops... literally. The ingredients actually call for a can of your favorite cola for some great taste. Your guests will bubble over with excitement upon trying this scrumptious dessert.

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8 servings


2 cups flour 2 cups sugar 1 tsp. salt 2 tbsp. cocoa 1 tsp. baking soda 1 cup butter 1 cup Pepsi Cola 1/2 cup buttermilk 1 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows 2 eggs, beaten


Combine flour, sugar, salt, cocoa and baking soda. In small saucepan, bring butter and Pepsi Cola to a boil. Add dry ingredients to mixture and then add buttermilk, eggs, and marshmallows to reach a thin batter. Bake in 9x12 inch baking pan at 350 degrees for about 45 to 60 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

Topping for Pepsi cake:

1/2 cup (1 stick) butter

6 tbsp. Pepsi Cola

1 cup chopped nuts

1 tbsp. cocoa

1 box confectioners sugar

1 tsp. vanilla

Combine butter, cocoa and Pepsi in a small saucepan and bring to a boil. Pour over sugar and mix well. Add nuts and vanilla and pour over cake while still hot.

Additional Tips

Ready in 1¾ hour.

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