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Chocolate-Cherry Filled Angel Food Cake

Transform angel food cake into a lavish dessert by fusing it with chocolate whipped topping and cherry pie filling. Sprinkle your masterpiece with grated chocolate for that elegant finesse.

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 1 hr 20 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 8
 

Ingredients

1
large round angel food cake
1
(21-oz.) can cherry pie filling
2
tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
1
(8-oz.) container frozen light whipped topping, thawed
2
tablespoons grated semisweet chocolate

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 With long, serrated knife and cutting horizontally, carefully cut off top 1/2 inch of cake. Set top portion of cake aside.
  • 2 Cut down into cake 1/2 inch from outer edge and 1/2 inch from hole, leaving a "wall" of cake 1/2 inch thick. Remove center with curved knife or spoon, being careful to leave base of cake at bottom 1/2 inch thick. Discard or reserve crumbs for a later use. Place cake on serving plate.
  • 3 Spoon pie filling evenly into cavity of cake. Fold cocoa into whipped topping until well blended. Spoon 1/2 cup topping mixture over cut surface of cake. Replace top portion of cake.
  • 4 Frost sides and top of cake with remaining whipped topping mixture. Sprinkle top with grated chocolate. Refrigerate at least 1 hour or until serving time. Store in refrigerator.
  • 1 With long, serrated knife and cutting horizontally, carefully cut off top 1/2 inch of cake. Set top portion of cake aside.
  • 2 Cut down into cake 1/2 inch from outer edge and 1/2 inch from hole, leaving a "wall" of cake 1/2 inch thick. Remove center with curved knife or spoon, being careful to leave base of cake at bottom 1/2 inch thick. Discard or reserve crumbs for a later use. Place cake on serving plate.
  • 3 Spoon pie filling evenly into cavity of cake. Fold cocoa into whipped topping until well blended. Spoon 1/2 cup topping mixture over cut surface of cake. Replace top portion of cake.
  • 4 Frost sides and top of cake with remaining whipped topping mixture. Sprinkle top with grated chocolate. Refrigerate at least 1 hour or until serving time. Store in refrigerator.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
280
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4g
4%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
330mg
330%;
Total Carbohydrate
57g
57%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
49g
49%
),
Protein
3g
3%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
4%;
Calcium
6%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 3 Fruit; 4 Other Carbohydrate; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.