Banana Pudding Poke Cake Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Banana Pudding Poke Cake Recipe
  • READY IN 45 mins

Banana Pudding Poke Cake

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"A moist, yummy cake that tastes just like banana pudding! Add some sliced bananas, dipped in lemon juice to prevent browning, layered on top of the whipped topping. Great for potlucks."

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Original recipe makes 16 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    25 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  2. Whisk cake mix, water, vegetable oil, and eggs together in a bowl until smooth; pour into the prepared baking dish.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean, 23 to 28 minutes.
  4. Whisk cold milk and pudding mix together in a bowl until pudding is soft and thickened, about 2 minutes.
  5. Poke holes into the cake using the handle of a clean wooden spoon. Pour pudding over cake, spreading evenly. Spread whipped topping over pudding layer and sprinkle vanilla wafers over whipped topping.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
May 20, 2014

Tonight I made this for the college to eat tomorrow. So my recipe was slightly larger lol. It turned out great and I'm sure the rest of the college students will love it.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Aug 17, 2014

This recipe ruined my poke cake. The original recipe calls for FOUR cups of milk. I knew something was wrong when the pudding was so thick. Too thick to spread and not enough to cover the cake. This recipe should not have 4.5 stars. Everyone who is commenting positively has commented that they have also increased the amount of milk.

 

10 Ratings

Apr 26, 2014

I used 3.5 cups of milk and even added bananas...very good!!!

 
Apr 09, 2014

I used 4 cups milk for 2 boxes pudding. good stuff!

 
Aug 16, 2014

I used this reciepe and loved it!!!...I made a few small adjustments to suit my own taste I added bananas and instead of vanilla wafers I used chessmen cookies like in Paula Deans not your mamas banana pudding. I also used a mix of vanilla and banana cream pudding

 
Aug 23, 2014

If you like bananas (which I do) this is a pretty good recipe. I will make it again. HOWEVER, you need to add 4 cups of milk! I'm glad I already knew that or it wouldn't have turned out right.

 
Jun 15, 2014

good, used 3.5 cups milk for the pudding. wasn't amazing. just good. probably won't make it again. but it was a nice change

 
May 11, 2014

Big hit with the family! I added strawberries to the top with the Nilla Wafers, which gave it a great, light, summertime taste. Would definitely make this again!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 371 kcal
  • 19%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 49.3 g
  • 16%
  • Cholesterol
  • 43 mg
  • 14%
  • Fat
  • 17.9 g
  • 28%
  • Fiber
  • 0.6 g
  • 2%
  • Protein
  • 4.3 g
  • 9%
  • Sodium
  • 460 mg
  • 18%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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