Eggnog Cake

Eggnog, people either love it or hate it.  I love it!  I wait for it to arrive in the grocery store like I do for Pumpkin Spice in the fall.  So far this holiday season, I have baked two Eggnog Cakes, Eggnog Cupcakes, and two different batches of eggnog cookies. I fall in the “loves eggnog” category.

This cake is sooooooo easy.  It starts with a “Betty Crocker French Vanilla” cake mix and I jacked it up!

I added cinnamon, nutmeg, eggnog, eggs, and oil. Mixed it together, poured it in a pan, and baked it.  

The frosting is the dreamiest frosting ever.  I need a bath bomb made with the frosting ingredients.  I mixed butter, a jar of marshmallow creme, eggnog, nutmeg, and confectioners’ sugar.

I truly think I could go on ‘Shark Tank’ with a complete bath line of “Eggnog Frosting”  and the sharks would be ALL IN!

It is a beautiful cake with the fluffiest of frostings.

Here is a little up close and personal picture of the frosting. Admit it, you licked your lips didn’t you?!

This cake is perfect to take to a party, a luncheon, or just to leave on your counter to snack on all….day…..long.

Go to the grocery store and walk straight to the eggnog.  Who knows, I might see you there buying my 12th carton of eggnog!

Enjoy!

Love ya,

Jody and Edna

Inspired by Paula Deen

Eggnog Cake
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Cake Ingredients
  1. 1 box French vanilla cake mix
  2. 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  3. ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  4. 1 ½ cups prepared eggnog
  5. 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  6. 2 large eggs
Eggnog Frosting Ingredients
  1. ½ cup softened butter
  2. 1 (7 oz.) jar marshmallow crème
  3. ¼ cup prepared eggnog
  4. ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  5. 3 cups confectioners’ sugar
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray a 13x9" baking pan with nostick cooking spray.
  3. In a large bowl, combine cake mix, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
  4. Add eggnog, oil, and eggs.
  5. Beat at medium speed with amixer until smooth.
  6. Spoon batter into prepared pan, and bake for 25 minutes.
  7. Cool on a wire rack.
  8. Top with Eggnog Frosting.
Eggnog Frosting
  1. In a medium bowl, beat butter and marshmallow creme at medium speed with a mixer until creamy.
  2. Add eggnog and nutmeg, beating until combined.
  3. Gradually add confectioners' sugar, beating until smooth
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