Whether you call it cobbler or "dump cake", this is a classic. It was a real hit with my family last night. Try this with chocolate cake mix, a can of cherry pie filling and a can of crushed pineapple - yum!
Excellent dessert. Will make again for sure.
I used strawberry cake mix and cooked it a little longer than recipe called for. Delicious....
Question - Do I mix the cake mix as if I was making a regular cake ?
It's delicious, and easy to make! The recipe doesn't need any adjusting.<br/>We like to use a butter cake mix, and we get the store brand which is just as good. It makes for a super-buttery flavor.<br/>Doesn't have to be fruit cocktail, can be diced peaches, etc. but I would avoid "lite" syrup ones. Also, be aware of your fruit and cake mix flavors, some might not combine well.<br/>I top mine with crushed pecans, about 1/2 cup on top of the cake mix, and then pour the butter over it all.
I loved it! It reminded me of jam butter cookies. I made a half recipe
SOOO GOOD. Made as directed then liberally sprinkled brown sugar on top for a caramelized top crust. I did bake it 10 min longer as well.
VERY nice. Easy to assemble (we used butter pecan cake mix). Yummy delicious and a real husband pleaser.
We loved this cake! So very simple and quick to make and taste's so good!! Next time I think I will try a spice cake mix with the fruit cocktail. Thanks so much Bowtie!