Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins

Shortcut is the name of the game when making and taking this dessert to a picnic, potluck or church social, where it will be the center of attention!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (8 inch) one layer chocolate cake
  • 1 (16 ounce) can chocolate frosting
  • 12 cup chocolate chips
  • 15 individual Little Debbie Boston cream rolls


  1. Make a chocolate layer cake from your favorite mix or recipe. Use 8" round pans.
  2. Place one layer of cooled chocolate cake in center of 16" pizza pan or platter. You can freeze the other layer for a future use.
  3. Frost with 1 can of chocolate icing.
  4. Arrange chocolate chips on top only of cake to resemble sunflower seeds.
  5. Unwrap Boston Creme cakes and arrange around chocolate cake.
  6. Note: Preparation time does not include making and baking a layer cake.
Most Helpful

I made this for a party. It was every bit as beautiful as the picture! It is more than a cake ~ it is a centerpiece. Thank you for the clever idea!

allylexi December 16, 2010

Wow i tryed it and i loved it good job who made this.

FoodLover01 July 11, 2010

This would be WONDERFUL with Twinkies.

Chefaiath July 10, 2010

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