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Who doesn’t love chocolate cake? Chocolate cake is moist, tasty, and never takes a long time to prepare. If you’re anything like me, you’re probably looking for easy cake mix recipes. Am I right? I’ve gathered the very best cake mix recipes, so now all you have to do is the easy part, MAKE the CAKE!

Here is a fair warning though, you are going to love many of these recipes and it’s going to be hard to choose! You may just have to make them all. Now you can make chocolate cake mix better than ever thanks to these recipes.

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Make Chocolate Cake Mix Better

One of the favorites around here (3 Boys and a Dog) is this Chocolate Mint Oreo Cupcake recipe. Mixing mint and chocolate together is always a good idea. You may find that this recipe becomes a family favorite.

Have you ever had chocolate flan? No? Well, this Chocolate Flan Recipe from Living Sweet Moments is going to blow every other flan recipe out of the water. Plus, this one has a video tutorial, which is wonderful when you’re learning all about a new recipe.

When you’re making a chocolate cake recipe, sometimes you just need to do it fast! You can easily make chocolate cake mix better with this Fast Fixin’ Chocolate Chip Cake from A Savory Feast is one of the best chocolate cake recipes out there.

The holidays are quickly approaching and everyone is putting peppermint on everything. Well, you’ve met your peppermint match thanks to this Chocolate Chiffon Cake with Peppermint Frosting from Mom Advice. Everyone in your family is going to lick their fingers with this recipe.

I have always been a huge fan of buttercream frosting. Persnickety Plates has this amazing Chocolate Milk Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting that everyone needs to try!

Halloween is almost here, so this Spooky Spider Cake from 3 Boys and a Dog will help bring your chocolate cake to life. Go ahead and see how fun and spooky this cake is!

Poke cakes are the best cakes! Just imagine yourself digging into this Hot Chocolate Poke Cake from Persnickety Plates. 

You can’t go wrong making this Incredible Chocolate Cake from Moore or Less Cooking. Chocolate cake always hits the spot in this house, this cake will for sure do the trick.

How to Make Chocolate Cake Mix Better

Make Chocolate Cake Mix Better

What’s better than a one layer or double layer chocolate cake? This Triple Chocolate Cake from The Hungry Blue Bird.

Your kids will love this M&M Candy Bar Cupcake Recipe from 3 Boys and a Dog. Any cake recipe that involves candy is a good one.

Craving cupcakes? You’ll want to make these Semi Homemade Chocolate Cupcakes straight from the kitchen of Cooking with Carlee.

Who’s looking for a new cookie dough recipe? I’ve found your new favorite with this Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cake recipe from Sugar and Soul. Can you say “yum” 10 times fast? YES!

The boys in my household love this Chocolate Snickerdoodle Cake from Mom Advice. It’s amazing!

You know you’re craving this delicious Chocolate Cheery Fudge Bundt Cake from Cooking with Carlee. She hits it out of the ballpark with this delicious cake recipe.

Hey, with these Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes from Stetted, you can have your peppermint, mocha, and cake at the same time.

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More Ways to Make Chocolate Cake Mix Better

It can’t be holiday time without a proper Cake Mix Chocolate Crinkle Cookies. This recipe from Simple Nourished Living just simply rocks!

Black and White Cake Mix Cookies from Ann’s Entitled Life are what you’ve been craving, you just didn’t know it. She has found a way to make chocolate cake mix better. Yum!

The more you make this Impossible 5 Ingredient Chocolate Cake  from South Your Mouth, the more possible it becomes. This one will be a favorite of mine to make in the kitchen, I can tell already. I love simplicity.

For the gluten free cake lovers, these Gluten Free Mint Chocolate Chip Cupcakes from 3 Boys and a Dog are amazing, if we do say so!

Mommy Kat and Kids has outdone herself on this awesome Easy Gluten Free Cake Mix Cookies Recipe. Seriously, go try it.

We’re loving these Skinny Chocolate Coconut Cake Mix Cookie Bars from Simple Nourished Living. She’s given a nice healthy spin on the chocolate cake we all love.

Life is too short to not enjoy this yummy White Chocolate Almond Joy Trifle from Blessed Beyond Crazy.

If you have a birthday party coming up for someone and need an awesome construction cake, Finding Zest has created this Easy Construction Birthday Cake. She took chocolate cake mix to the next level.

Have a can of Coke in your fridge? Create a new type of chocolate cake by making this Coca Cola Cupcake Recipe from 3 Boys and a Dog (that’s us)!

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Thursday 1st of November 2018

Oh my god so yummy.

Catherine Baez Sholl

Monday 29th of October 2018

It's always great to have hacks like these and make easy cake mixes into your unique flavors. When I first started baking and used cake mixes, I would add vanilla pudding and lime zest to the vanilla cake mix. Everybody loved it! This is an awesome post.

Miz Helen

Saturday 27th of October 2018

These are wonderful recipe tips and some really great desserts! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday. Hope you have a great weekend and come back soon! Miz Helen