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Home-Ec Hacks: Quick Box Cake Mix Tricks

Cake Mix TricksHere are some of my favorite quick and easy box cake mix tricks. These also work with GF mixes! Do any one of these things or a combo depending on what you’re trying to achieve:

Thicker & richer:

1 – 2 extra eggs (2 extra egg whites for white cake mixes)

Homemade taste:

Add 1 tsp. vanilla to pump up the flavor

Melted butter instead of oil

More moist:


Use milk instead of water
Add a small box of instant pudding


Cake Mix Tricks - LORAFIED
2 T. – 1 cup Mayonaise to make your cake more tender & enhance flavor

For chocolate cake mixes:

Cake Mix Tricks - LORAFIED
Coffee instead of water to really amp up the flavor

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