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Simple Waffle Cake with Hot Fudge Frosting

This Waffled Cake with Hot Fudge Frosting comes together in about 20 minutes. The icing is just a bottle of hot fudge sauce, and then its topped with whip cream and sprinkles. Stack this for presentation, but serve it like you would regular waffles. That’s it! Easy easy easy. And fast. You can make this with whatever you have on hand. Have canned icing and no hot fudge? Go ahead and substitute that. Want chocolate cake instead? Go for it! The possibilities are endless here.

Simple Waffled Cake with Hot Fudge Frosting

Next up on my agenda after those waffled vegetables are going to be waffled brownies I think. DROOL. Have you ever tried them?

Simple Waffled Cake with Hot Fudge Frosting

Simple Waffled Cake with Hot Fudge Frosting

Yield: 6 servings
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

These fun waffles are made with cake batter and frosted into a cake tower. Top with some whipped cream and sprinkles for a fun birthday treat!


  • 1 boxed yellow butter cake mix, like Betty Crocker
  • 1/3 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup milk, whole or 2%
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 bottle hot fudge sauce, like Smuckers
  • whipped cream
  • sprinkles


  1. Mix together the cake mix, butter, milk, and eggs according to package directions. Preheat your waffle iron, and lightly spray with cooking spray. Cook the cake in batches until all of the batter is cooked.
  2. While the waffles are still warm, spread a light layer of hot fudge over each, and then stack on top of each other. Top with whipped cream and sprinkles, and serve immediately.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 222 Total Fat: 17g Saturated Fat: 9g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 7g Cholesterol: 133mg Sodium: 185mg Carbohydrates: 13g Fiber: 0g Sugar: 9g Protein: 5g
Nutrition data provided here is only an estimate. If you are tracking these things for medical purposes please consult an outside, trusted source. Thanks!


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