Chocolate Chip Banana Cake

Chocolate Chip Banana Cake

Tags: Cakes, Dessert/Sweets

  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 20 min
  • Ready Time: 120 min
  • Yield: 12 servings

Ingredients

  • Pillsbury® Baking Spray with Flour
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 cup mashed ripe bananas (about 2 large)
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1/4 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 (7 oz.) packages Hungry Jack® Easy Pack™ Chocolate Chip Pancake Mix
  • OR 3 cups Hungry Jack® Complete Chocolate Chip Pancake & Waffle Mix
  • 1 (4-serving size) package instant banana cream pudding mix
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

CAFE LATTE FROSTING

  • 2 1/2 cups Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Cream Cheese Flavored Frosting, *
  • 2 tablespoons Folgers Classic Roast® Instant Coffee Crystals
  • 2 teaspoons hot tap water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons mini semi-sweet chocolate chips

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 350°F. Coat three 9-inch round cake pans with baking spray.
  • BEAT eggs, mashed bananas, water, oil and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer until blended. Add pancake mixes, pudding mix and brown sugar. Beat 1 minute or until smooth. Divide evenly in prepared cake pans.
  • BAKE 20 to 22 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 minutes. Remove cakes from pans to wire rack to cool completely.
  • For Cafe Latte Frosting: STIR frosting in medium bowl until smooth. Dissolve coffee crystals and water in small bowl. Stir into frosting until completely blended.
  • PLACE one cake layer on serving plate. Spread with 1/2 cup frosting. Repeat with second layer. Place third layer on top. Spread sides and top with remaining frosting. Sprinkle mini chocolate chips along top edge of cake.
  • TIP * Two cans of frosting are needed to have the 2 1/2 cups frosting for the recipe, using about 1 1/2 cans.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 slice, 1/12 of cake), Calories 520 (Calories from Fat 160), Total Fat 18g (Saturated Fat 4.5g, Trans Fat 3.5g), Cholesterol 45mg, Sodium 490mg, Total Carbohydrate 85g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 54g), Protein 4g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 2%, Calcium 10%, Iron 10%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.