Box Cake Mix Hacks?
What exactly am I talking about?
Well it’s when you’re looking to bake something amazing but just don’t think you have the time or budget? I’ve got your back.
Make a coffee, and I’ll share my favorite cake mix hacks with you.
Every one of these recipes starts with a cake mix as a base!
Now if you think that homemade from scratch is the only way to go, I used to think that too.
But you know what?
I’ve been converted.
Cake mixes have really changed overtime and there are some amazing products out there!
In the beginning, try a couple of different brands to start with.
Cake mix recipes have really gone mainstream too. How many times do you see a video for post for cake mix cookies?
I started to develop these cake mix hacks a few years ago and was surprised at how wonderful and moist our Starbucks Lemon Loaf Cake turned out.
Likewise my Pineapple Upside Down Cake!
And just recently, these amazing Lemon Brownies!
I did say that cake mixes are easy on the budget too, didn’t I? I find that at certain times of the year, many stores put their cake mixes on sale for $1 or less!
So if you have the space, stock up on several of your favorite brands, and experiment with new ones. You won’t know unless you try, right?
How to Improve Box Cake Mix Hacks FAQs
How can I make my box cake mix better?
We enhance the flavours a number of ways. In our chocolate brownie recipe we add chocolate chips. In the lemon loaf recipe we add lemon pudding.
Can I add milk to a cake mix?
Absolutely! Milk, even light cream is a great cake mix hack that will give you a richer tasting cake.
What can I use instead of oil in a box cake mix?
There are a number of different hacks for replacing oil in cake mix! We’ve tried and had success with butter, applesauce, yogurt, sour cream to name a few.
So are you ready?
Let’s put these box cake mix hacks into practice and turn out some delicious desserts!