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Chocolate Frosted Pudding Dump Cake

Chocolate Frosted Pudding Dump Cake – Chocolate lovers, look out! This is a rich and decadent cake with a luscious chocolate frosting. It’s sure to become a favorite with everyone who takes their first bite. Enjoy the chocolate deliciousness!
Course Cake, Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Dump Cake, Chocolate Frosting, Dump Cake
Servings 12 pieces


  • 1 box super moist chocolate cake mix
  • 1 small + box instant chocolate pudding, regular or sugar free
  • 2 cups milk, whole or 2 percent work well
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp instant coffee or espresso mixed with 2 tsp hot water


  • 1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips, or any kind of chocolate you prefer.
  • 1/8 to 1/4 cup half and half, heavy cream or whole milk
  • 1 1/2 tsp honey
  • 1/8 tsp instant coffee or espresso
  • colored candy pearls or sprinkles


  1. 1.Preheat oven to 350 degrees, mist a 13 X 9 cake pan with cooking spray and set aside.

    2.In a large mixing bowl, combine all the cake ingredients and mix just until all is combined. Don’t over mix the batter, just make sure all the lumps are out.

    3.Pour into prepared pan and bake for about 25 minutes, Check with a wooden skewer or toothpick. Moist to dry crumbs should come off the skewer. Also the cake should spring back when lightly touched on top.

    4.While the cake is cooling, heat the 1/4 cup milk, honey and coffee in the microwave for about 30 seconds until hot. In a medium bowl pour the milk mixture over the chocolate chips and with a whisk, stir until the chocolate starts to get silky and smooth. Add more hot milk if needed. Let sit on counter for about 20 minutes to cool slightly. Whisk again then spread over the cake. Cut into 12 to 15 squares.

    Enjoy the chocolate deliciousness!

    Store cake in fridge up to 3 days. Let sit out at room temperature for a few minutes to soften up the frosting.