These old fashioned Jello cake recipes are so easy and delicious to make. All it takes is cake mix and either pudding or jello to make a party hit. The cake always comes out decadent and moist!
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Old fashioned jello cakes may not be a common choice, but once you learn how to make them, you won’t stop. It can be simply done with your kids and shared with a crowd! The poke cake has been around for every, find out their history.
What is the point of poke cake? The baker pokes the top of the freshly baked cake and then pours over something sweet, syrupy or creamy, and often colorful, to run down into those holes, settle, and soak. The intent is to infuse lots of flavor, and perhaps a little whimsy, into the cake.
Should I put the poke cake in the fridge? Because most poke cakes have a jello, pudding or syrupy center, it is best kept and eaten when stored in the fridge.
How do I poke my cake? Use the end of a wooden spoon or create small circles with a skewer to pour the extra layer.
How many holes should I poke? Holes should be spaced out across the cake evenly.
Old Fashioned Jello Cake
A classic jello and cake combo to create a yummy poke cake!
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