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Beautiful Butterfly Cake

Beautiful Butterfly Cake


  • 1 package (2-layer size) yellow cake mix
  • 1/3 cup raspberry jam
  • 12 OREO Chocolate Sandwich Cookies
  • 1 (8 ounce) tubCOOL WHIP Whipped Topping, thawed, divided
  • food coloring
  • 1 cup POST Fruity PEBBLES Cereal
  • Decorations: assorted ring-shaped hard candies and Mini OREO Bite Size Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

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  1. Prepare cake batter and bake in two 9-inch round baking pans as directed on package.
  2. Cool for 10 minutes; remove to wire racks. Cool completely.
  3. Cut cakes crosswise in half. Spread two of the cake halves with jam; top with remaining two cake halves to form two stacks.
  4. To assemble, arrange cookies in center of large board or tray with edges slightly overlapping to form the "butterfly's body," securing cookies to each other with small amount of the whipped topping. Arrange cake stacks around body to resemble the butterfly's wings.
  5. Tint remaining whipped topping with food coloring as desired. Spread onto cakes.
  6. Decorate with whipped topping, cereal, candies and cookies.
  7. Store in refrigerator.

Prep Time: 15 min | Yield: 16 servings, one piece each

Variation: For a refreshing citrus cake, prepare as directed using lemon cake mix and substituting orange marmalade for the raspberry jam.

Substitute any flavor cake mix for the yellow cake mix.

Nutritional Information Calories 310 Total fat 14 g Saturated fat 4.5 g Cholesterol 40 mg Sodium 310 mg Carbohydrate 45 g Dietary fiber 1 g Sugars 29 g Protein 3 g Vitamin A 4 %DV Vitamin C 0 %DV Calcium 6 %DV Iron 6 %DV

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