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Construction Birthday Cake

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14 servings

Make the ultimate treat for a truck-lovin' kiddo with chocolate cake, COOL WHIP and crushed OREO Cookies. Best part? It looks better when it's messy!

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  • Prepare cake batter and bake as directed on package for 13x9-inch pan. Cool cake in pan 5 min.; remove from pan to wire rack. Cool completely. Cut 2-inch-wide strip off one side of cake; cut into shapes to create boulders.
  • Frost remaining cake with COOL WHIP; sprinkle with cookie crumbs to represent dirt.
  • Place boulders in piles on top of cake. Place clean small toy construction vehicles on top of cake.

Special Equipment Needed

Size Wise

Kids can have fun helping decorate this cake. At 14 servings, this crowd-pleasing cake is the perfect size for a birthday party.

Make Ahead

Bake cake a day ahead, cool and cover with plastic wrap. Decorate the morning of the party, loosely covering boulders with plastic wrap to prevent them from drying out. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Special Extra

Use additional cookie crumbs to cover sides of cake.


  • 14 servings

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 14 servings
Calories 310
Total fat 18g
Saturated fat 5g
Cholesterol 45mg
Sodium 370mg
Carbohydrate 36g
Dietary fiber 1g
Sugars 22g
Protein 4g
% Daily Value
Vitamin A 0 %DV
Vitamin C 0 %DV
Calcium 6 %DV
Iron 15 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

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