Chocolate Filled Peanut Butter Cake

Chocolate Filled Peanut Butter Cake

Tags: Cakes, Dessert/Sweets

  • Prep Time: 60 min
  • Cook Time: 25 min
  • Ready Time: 105 min
  • Yield: 16 servings

Ingredients

  • Pillsbury® Baking Spray with Flour

CAKE

  • 1 package Pillsbury® Moist Supreme® Classic White Premium Cake Mix
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/4 cup Crisco® Pure Vegetable Oil
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup Jif® Creamy Peanut Butter

FILLING

  • 2/3 cup Jif® Chocolate Flavored Hazelnut Spread

FROSTING

  • 2/3 cup Jif® Creamy Peanut Butter
  • 1/2 cup Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons milk

GARNISH

  • 1 cup dry roasted peanuts, chopped
  • 3 tablespoons shaved bittersweet chocolate

Preparation Directions

  • For Cake: HEAT oven to 350ºF. Coat 3, 8-inch round cake pans with baking spray with flour. Prepare cake mix according to package directions using water, oil and eggs. Beat in peanut butter until smooth.
  • BAKE for 24 to 26 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pans 5 minutes. Remove from pans to wire rack to cool completely.
  • For Frosting: BEAT peanut butter, shortening and butter in a large bowl, with an electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Add powdered sugar, vanilla, salt and milk. Mix slowly until combined. Beat on high for 3 to 5 minutes until light and fluffy.
  • LEVEL cake layers by trimming rounded tops if necessary. Place one cake layer on cake plate, top side down. Spread with 1/3 cup chocolate hazelnut spread. Top with another cake layer, top side down. Spread with remaining 1/3 cup chocolate hazelnut spread. Top with remaining cake layer. Frost top and sides of cake with frosting. Gently press peanuts onto sides of cake. Sprinkle shaved chocolate over top of cake.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Calories 0 (Calories from Fat 0), Total Fat 0g (Saturated Fat 0g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 0mg, Sodium 0mg, Total Carbohydrate 0g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 0g), Protein 0g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 0%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 0%, Iron 0%.

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