Race-Car Track Cake

Chocolate cookie crumbs make the race track for this dessert. If your child loves cars, this cake will be a favorite.

Recipe from Parents
Ingredients
  • 1  18 1/2 ounce box cake mix, any flavor
  • 1  16  ounce can vanilla frosting
  •  Green food coloring
  • 1  16  ounce can dark-chocolate-fudge frosting
  • 1 1/2  cups chocolate-cookie crumbs
  •  White candy-coated licorice
Related Video
How to Bake a Cake from Scratch

Toss the boxed cake mix and learn how to bake a cake from scratch. Nothing tastes better than homemade!

Directions
1. 
Prepare cake mix according to package directions for two 9-inch round layers. Tint frosting green. Trim 1-inch wedge from one cake; place layers together to form track, securing with frosting.
2. 
Frost sides and inner circles of cake with green frosting. Using the tines of a fork, pull frosting away from cake to create grass. Place 1 cup chocolate frosting in resealable plastic bag; snip off corner. To make track, pipe frosting around outer edge of cake and around inner green circles. Fill outline with chocolate frosting. Sprinkle cookie crumbs over chocolate frosting. To create lanes, place licorice pieces on track.
Comments
Back to Top