Chocolate-Caramel Turtle Torte
Chocolate-Caramel Turtle Torte

Chocolate-Caramel Turtle Torte

1 Hr(s) 50 Min(s)
30 Min(s) Prep
1 Hr(s) 20 Min(s) Cook
You, too, can build a towering cake made with layer after layer of chocolate and caramel lusciousness. Watch the video to see how it's done.
What You Need
Select All
16 servings
Original recipe yields 16 servings
1 pkg. (2-layer size) devil's food cake mix
1 pkg. (3.9 oz.) JELL-O Chocolate Flavor Instant Pudding
25 KRAFT Caramels
3/4 cup milk
1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding
1 tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping, thawed, divided
3 oz. BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate
16 PLANTERS Pecan Halves
Add To Shopping List
Let's Make It
1
Prepare cake batter and bake as directed on package for 2 (9-inch) round layers, adding dry chocolate pudding mix to the cake mix before mixing with liquid ingredients. Cool cakes in pans 10 min.; invert onto wire racks. Remove pans. Cool cakes completely.
2
Meanwhile, microwave caramels and milk in microwaveable bowl on HIGH 2 min.; stir. Microwave 2 min. or until caramels are completely melted, stirring after each minute. Add dry vanilla pudding mix; whisk 2 min. Cool 15 min. Gently stir in 1-1/2 cups COOL WHIP. Refrigerate 20 min. or until chilled.
3
Cut cakes horizontally in half; stack on plate, spreading 1/3 of the caramel mixture between each layer.
4
Microwave remaining COOL WHIP and chocolate in microwaveable bowl 2 min. or until blended, stirring after each minute. Cool 10 min. Spread over torte, allowing excess glaze to drip down side. Sprinkle with nuts.
Kitchen Tips
Tip 1
Size Wise
Sweets can fit into a balanced diet but remember to keep tabs on portions.
Tip 2
Variation
Omit chocolate pudding. Prepare using a yellow cake mix and 2 pkg. (3.4 oz. each) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding.
Tip 3
Special Extra
Ensure easy removal of cake layers by covering bottoms of cake pans with circles of parchment paper before filling with batter.
Tip 4
How to Store
Keep refrigerated.
Tip 5
Substitute
Use 1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O SIMPLY GOOD Vanilla Bean Flavor Pudding.
Tip 6
Best Apples for Baking and Cooking
Use 1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O SIMPLY GOOD Vanilla Bean Flavor Pudding.
Nutrition
Calories
380
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 18g
23%
Saturated Fat 7g
35%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 35mg
12%
Sodium 400mg
17%
Total Carbohydrates 54g
20%
Dietary Fibers 2g
7%
Sugars 38g
76%
Protein 4g
8%
Vitamin A
2%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
8%
Iron
8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
servings
16 servings
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.
Add To Shopping List
MY LISTS
CREATE NEW
Save to List
Cancel
Similar Recipes
View More
skavaAd1
skavaAd2
rdpKarma
Just For You
Ratings & Reviews