Prep Time20m
Cook Time 35m
Ready Time 90m
Yield 16 servings


1 package Pillsbury Purely Simple Chocolate Cake & Cupcake Mix

3/4 cup milk

1/2 cup butter, melted

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder

2/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1 2/3 cups hot water

Vanilla ice cream or whipped cream


Step 1

HEAT oven to 350°F. Coat 13 x 9-inch baking pan with no-stick cooking spray. Beat cake, milk, butter and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until blended. Spread evenly in prepared pan.

Step 2

SPRINKLE evenly with cocoa and brown sugar. Pour hot water evenly over top; do not stir.

Step 3

BAKE 35 to 40 minutes or until center is almost set. Let stand 10 minutes. Spoon into serving dishes. Top with ice cream.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1/16 of recipe), Calories 350 (Calories from Fat 140), Total Fat 16g (Saturated Fat 9g, Trans Fat g), Cholesterol 45mg, Sodium 330mg, Total Carbohydrate 50g (Dietary Fiber 2g, Sugars 36g), Protein 5g, Potassium mg, thiamine mg, Riboflavin mg, niacin mg, Folate mg, Vitamin B6 mg, Vitamin B12 mcg, Vitamin A mg, Vitamin C mg, Vitamin D mg, Calcium mg, Iron mg.

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

* Ensure all recipe ingredients are gluten free by referencing the ingredient labels, as products may vary. If uncertain, contact the ingredient manufacturer.

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