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KIT KAT® Birthday Cake

Details

Time
2 hours 15 minutes
Skill Level
Expert
Yields
1 cake

This idea is the perfect way to turn a regular birthday cake into something photo worthy. Cover the outside in KIT KAT® Wafer Bars for a sweet cake decoration. Then fill the center with even more of their favorite candy for a fantastic birthday dessert.

Ingredients & Directions

Prep Time
15 minutes
Bake Time
30 minutes
Cool Time
1 hour 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1
    chocolate layer cake (9-Inch)
  • 2 1/2 cups
    chocolate frosting (ready to spread or homemade)
  • 11
    KIT KAT® Bars (1.5-oz. each)
  • 1 1/4 cups
    REESE'S PIECES Candies

Step-By-Step Directions

Equipment Needed 
Mixing Bowl Mixing Bowl
Cake Pans 9-Inch Round Cake Pans
Measuring Cups Measuring Cups
Mixer Mixer
Rubber Scraper Rubber Scraper
Oven Oven
Wire Rack Wire Rack
1

Prepare and frost your favorite chocolate cake following package or recipe directions.

2

Break KIT KAT® Bars into sticks along the natural breaking points. Arrange the sections along the outside of the cake.

3

Fill center section with REESE'S PIECES Candies. Tie ribbon around outside of cake.

Additional questions?