Amazing Chocolate Cake Recipe - Million Dollar Cake - our family favorite.
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Chocolate Cake Recipe: Million Dollar Cake

This Million Dollar Cake is moist and delicious - a definite favorite in our home!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time30 mins
Refrigerate Time20 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chocolate Cake Recipe: Million Dollar Cake
Servings: 48
Author: Mique Provost


  • 18.5 oz cake mix (and ingredients to make)
  • 3.4 oz pudding mix (and ingredients for pudding)
  • 8 oz cream cheese
  • strawberries, bananas, whatever type of fruit you want!
  • 8 oz Cool Whip
  • Chocolate bar for garnish


  • Use a sheet pan for this recipe. If you only have 9x13s, this will make two 9x13s.
  • Make cake according to directions. Let cool.
  • Make pudding according to directions. Let chill.
  • Soften cream cheese. Mix into pudding.
  • Slice fruit.
  • Layer fruit, pudding mix, and top with Cool Whip on the cake. Chill.
  • Shave chocolate (if desired) to garnish.
  • You can use any kind of cake mix you want - chocolate, Devil's food, white, etc. You can then use different puddings as well - chocolate, vanilla, lemon. It's a good base for whatever flavor combinations you want.



Nutrition will vary based on your choice of cake mix, pudding mix and fruit.