This COOL WHIP Football Cake is one of the easiest ways we know of to please the gridiron fans in the house. It's a two-ingredient touchdown!
What You Need
Original recipe yields 20 servings
1 pkg. (2-layer size) chocolate cake mix
1 tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping, thawed
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Let's Make It
Prepare cake batter and bake as directed on package for 13x9-inch pan. Cool completely.
Remove cake from pan. Trim corners and sides of cake to resemble football. Reserve trimmings for another use. (See tip.) Place cake on large platter or cake board.
Frost with COOL WHIP.
Easy Football Field Cake
Bake cake, then cool and remove from pan as directed. Tint COOL WHIP with a few drops green food coloring; spread onto top and sides of cake. Draw yard lines on top of cake with decorating icing. Place toy football players on cake. Add other decorations as desired.
How to Use the Cake Trimmings
Store cake trimmings in airtight container. Crumble over scoops of vanilla ice cream for a quick dessert.
How to Bake in Football-Shaped Cake Pan
Prepare cake batter as directed; pour into well-greased and floured football-shaped (2-layer-size) cake pan. Bake 55 min. to 1 hour or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely. Continue as directed.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g
Saturated Fat 3.5g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 17g
Dietary Fibers 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* 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.