LOOKING for: How-to make a Box Cake Dense

tropicalfreakSeptember 2, 2011

What can I add to a box cake to make it dense? I have a yellow cake mix, Pillsbury, that I would to do this to. I want the cake to be firm, like wedding cakes and bakery birthday cakes are. This is for a birthday.

The box claims there is a cup of pudding in the mix for added moisture.

I read about adding flour and sugar and vanilla extract or adding vanilla pudding and another egg.

Not sure what to do or what I can do.

Thanks.

Frankie

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lindac

Add 1/3 cup oil and an extra egg.
Linda C

    Bookmark   January 3, 2012 at 11:45AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ringaroundtherosie

I always add 1 1/3 cup milk, 1 stick of softened butter, 2 eggs and 1 tsp vanilla... tastes very good and dense texture.

    Bookmark   February 2, 2012 at 9:26PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
RECIPE: What's your best improvement to boxed cake mix?
I love to play around with cake mixes and improve the...
bonelady
RECIPE: Lost Cookie Recipe
I'm looking for a cookie recipe I use to make. I can't...
darrah
LOOKING for: Chocolate pretzels
Looking for the directions for pretzels with Hershey...
Dee1
LOOKING for: Looking for white soft cookie
In the olden days I used to make a soft white cookie...
Imhappy&Iknowit IOWA zone 6b
RECIPE: Meringue Pie Failure
Calling for all meringue pie topping pros!! I made...
silverado2312
Sponsored Products
Cinnamon Spice Bold Stripe Ovo Table Lamp
Lamps Plus
LumenAria Square Sconce
$135.00 | Bellacor
5" Reflector Cone Trim by Juno
$37.00 | Lumens
Milan Area Rug
FRONTGATE
Hyland Sofa - Key Largo Pumice Beige
Joybird Furniture
New Original Blue & Ivory Oushak 9'x12' Hand Knotted Turkish Wool Area Rug H3514
BH Sun Inc
angelo:HOME Marlowe Dresser
Overstock.com
Crosley Alexandria Stainless Steel Top Kitchen Island - KF30002ABK
$399.00 | Hayneedle
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™