In Krista's Kitchen

Easy Chocolate Peppermint Cake

For this recipe you'll need: cake mix, eggs, olive oil, whole milk, peppermint extract, salt, chocolate chips, cream cheese, butter, vanilla extract, powdered sugar, and candy canes.


Combine chocolate cake mix with eggs, olive oil, milk, peppermint extract and salt just until batter is smooth. Fold in the chocolate chips. Pour cake batter into prepared pan then bake according to package instructions

Make the Cake

Beat the cream cheese and butter with an electric hand mixer in a medium sized mixing bowl for 1 minute on medium speed. Add the vanilla, salt and powdered sugar. Mix until frosting is light and fluffy

Make the Frosting

Frost the cooled cake then top with crushed candy cane

Frost & Garnish

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