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Pancakes and Bacon Cake

These Pancakes and Bacon Cake slices are the perfect sweet and salty treats for your family. This recipe will have you snacking happy for days!

Pancakes and Bacon Cake

This is such a fun recipe. I’ve had pancakes and bacon cupcakes at some of my favorite bakeries and this cake has the same delicious flavors! I had to come home and create my own version!ย Wait until you sink your teeth into the maple buttercream. To die for with those bacon chunks on top.

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Here’s your line up of ingredients. Simple!

How to Make This Bacon Cake

Let’s start with the cake mix.

Your pudding mix.

4 lovely eggs. It was so fun having my mom help with this recipe. Two sets of hands make a world of difference!

Milk and oil.

Sour cream and maple syrup. Mmmm!

Give her a good mix!

Crisp up some bacon. I use the pre-cooked strips. Quick and easy.

Add your crumbled bacon.

Give her another mix!

Time to pour into your loaf pans.

Spread evenly and time to bake!

While your cakes are baking, prepare your frosting. A very simple maple buttercream.

Divide over both cooled cakes, take a lick. It’s to die for!

Spread your maple buttercream evenly over top.

Here’s the fun part, top with crumbled bacon ๐Ÿ™‚

Slice and enjoy!

Maple-y sweet and salty delicious.

Pancakes and Bacon Cake

These Pancakes and Bacon Cake slices are the perfect sweet and salty treats for your family. This recipe will have you snacking happy for days!
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Prep Time 25 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Total Time 1 hr 15 mins
Servings: 24 slices
Calories: 347kcal
Author: Jenny
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Equipment

  • Oven

Ingredients

Pancake Bacon Cake

  • 1 box yellow cake mix
  • 1 instant vanilla pudding mix
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup oil
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup pure maple syrup
  • 12 strips bacon pre-cooked, crumbled

Maple Buttercream

  • 1 stick unsalted butter softened
  • 1/4 cup pure maple syrup
  • 2 3/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 12 strips bacon pre-cooked, crumbled

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. and spray 2 loaf pans with non stick cooking spray.
  • Place cake mix, pudding mix, eggs, milk, oil, sour cream, and maple syrup into a stand mixer mixing until well combined. Add bacon crumbles mixing until combined.
  • Divide and transfer to prepared loaf pans. Bake for 50-60 minutes or until baked through. Tops will be deep golden brown, do not be alarmed ๐Ÿ™‚
  • While cake is baking or cooling, prepare frosting. Place butter and syrup into stand mixer, mixing until well combined. Add powdered sugar, beating on low until combined. Frost over cooled cakes and top with crumbled bacon pieces. Slice and enjoy!

Notes

*Yield = Two loaves or about 24 slices of Pancake Bacon Cake

Nutrition

Calories: 347kcal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 20g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 54mg | Sodium: 325mg | Potassium: 93mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 29g | Vitamin A: 195IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 74mg | Iron: 1mg
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