Ingredients

How to make it

  • Melt candy bars with one stick of butter over boiling water. Cream sugar and remaining stick of butter.
  • Add candy mixture to this and stir.
  • Add egg yolks one at a time, beating well after each.
  • Dissolve soda in buttermilk, then add flour and buttermilk alternately, ending with the flour.
  • add nuts.
  • Fold this batter into stiffly beaten egg whites.
  • Bake in a greased floured tube pan at 325 degrees for one hour and 10 minutes. Cool completely and frost.
  • Frosting:
  • Cook milk butter and sugar until a soft ball forms in cold water.
  • Add chocolate bits and marshmallow creme. Beat until smooth and frost cooled cake.

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  • recipeguru 6 years ago
    looking for a milky way cake..had some this past wknd at family gathering in Charleston WV..was having too much fun eating to get the recipe!
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    " It was excellent "
    tnacndn ate it and said...
    AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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  • krumkake 6 years ago
    Oh yeah - thanks for reminding me of this one...it will be my NEXT decadent cake to make. I just adore milky ways (and marshmallow creme and chocolate and nuts...what's NOT to love about these ingredients?!).
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  • organicmama 6 years ago
    This sounds good, chocolate and marshmallows, who could ask for more? I love German Chocolate too!
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  • dixiediner 7 years ago
    My Milky Way Cake recipes sounds like yours. It's a highly requested cake in this family :-)
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  • nytkrew 7 years ago
    God this sounds good...
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  • notyourmomma 7 years ago
    The large bars, when this cake was really popular they had never heard of snack size candy! A candy bar was a candy bar, not a nibble.
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  • msloyola 7 years ago
    I want to try this. I have heard my Mom talk about this cake and she said it is delicious! Yummmm! Milky ways! :)
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  • mamajune 7 years ago
    I have just got to try this when the weather cools down some.Thanks for posting a great looking cake.
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  • noir 7 years ago
    OMG! :)
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  • hottamale 7 years ago
    WOW! Decadent for sure. Are the Milky Way bars the larger size or the snack size? Thanks.
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  • krumkake 7 years ago
    You're just trying to make me hungry tonight, aren't you? It's time for bed and all I can think about is a Milky Way Cake!!!!!!!!
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    " It was excellent "
    zena824 ate it and said...
    This is a great decadent cake.......
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