tom’s birthday cake

Sep 26, 2010 by

a few years ago i asked tom what kind of birthday cake he wanted.  he said he wanted something with chocolate pudding filling.  this cake is dense and fudgey, it also has ripples of chocolatey pudding goodness throughout.  it got tom’s vote and we’ve had it every year for his birthday ever since.  i think i made it once for Christmas, too.  happy birthday, jesus! 🙂 adapted slightly from 1 18.25 oz. pkg. devil’s food cake mix (dark chocolate, chocolate fudge or milk chocolate also work, depends on the kinds of chocolately goodness you’d like) 1 3.9 oz. pkg. instant chocolate pudding mix (i use chocolate fudge) 1 c sour cream 1 c milk 1/2 c vegetable oil 1/2 c water 4 eggs 2 c semi-sweet chocolate chips 4 tbsp butter 1 c...

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