Andes Grasshopper Cake

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Maureen in MA

This easy to make cake-mix dessert is impressive and delicious. It came from an Andes recipe flyer at the Supermarket.

Top Review by drodgers1

We loved the cake but I added about a cup of powdwered sugar to frosting. It makes a ton of frosting and I easily frosted the entire cake. Deffinitely delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 510.29 g box devil's food cake mix
  • 236.59 ml water (or what mix calls for)
  • 78.07 ml vegetable oil (or what mix calls for)
  • 3 eggs (or what mix calls for)
  • 453.59 g non-dairy whipped topping
  • 226.79 g package cream cheese, softened
  • 132.39 g package Andes mints candies


  1. Cake: Prepare two 8" or 9" cake layers according to directions on devils food cake mix box. Cool for approximately 40 minutes before frosting.
  2. Meanwhile make Chocolate Curls: With vegetable peeler, shave along side of each Andes mint lengthwise to equal about 1/2 cup of curls. Chop broken pieces and reserve for use in frosting (about 1/3 cup).
  3. Frosting: In large bowl with mixer on medium speed, beat the cream cheese until smooth, then lower the speed and slowly mix in the non-dairy whipped topping. Fold the Andes thin mints pieces into the cream.
  4. Assembly: Place one cake layer on serving plate; top with half the frosting and spread evenly. Place the second cake layer on top and spread remaining frosting on top of cake. Sprinkle top with Andes Mint Curls.
  5. Cover and refrigerate cake if not serving immediately.

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