Updating post to add to Foodie Friday. Thanks to Gollum for hosting and you can find other great recipes on her post located here. This recipe is for a delicious chocolate cake , made simple by the use of a boxed cake mix.
Oreo Cookie Cake
1 pkg Chocolate cake mix (plus ingredients as directed on the package)
1 8oz pkg cream cheese (softened)
1/2 cup sugar
2 cups thawed Cool Whip whipped topping
12 Oreo Cookies, crushed
1/2 stick butter, softened
3 Tbsp Cocoa
2 cups confectioner sugar
3-4 Tbsp Heavy cream
Bake cake according to package direction, in 2 - 9 inch cake pans. Cool completely.
Beat cream cheese and 1/2 cup sugar until blended. Gently fold in cool whip and crushed cookies. Stack cake layer on plate and cover with cream cheese mixture. Place second cake layer on top and with broad knife, smooth cream cheese frosting around the edges of the cake.
Beat softened butter, cocoa, and about half the confectioner sugar and heavy cream. Add remaining confectioner sugar and enough cream for the right consistency on the frosting...need a good stiff frosting. Cover top of cake with chocolate frosting.
Store cake in refrigerator. Makes 16 servings
All the best,