Ingredients

How to make it

  • Cake:
  • Prepare chocolate cake mix according to directions;
  • Pour batter into a 9x13 pan and bake according to directions;
  • Cool the cake completely;
  • Cream Filling:
  • Mix shortening, sugar, vanilla, evaporated milk and 1 stick butter with mixer at low speed, increasing gradually to full speed for 20 minutes;
  • Spread filling on cooled cake;
  • Glaze:
  • Melt 1 stick butter and unsweetened bakers chocolate in double boiler;
  • Add powdered sugar and enough hot water to make a smooth glaze that is spoonable but not too runny;
  • Beat until glaze is smooth and shiny;
  • Spoon on cake;
  • Keep cake in refrigerator.

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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    love ho ho cakes yummy

    thank u

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    " It was excellent "
    lanabade ate it and said...
    My husband LOVEs chocolate,his birthday coming up in Feb.,I will make this for him.
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    " It was excellent "
    tuilelaith ate it and said...
    OH! YEAH!!!
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    " It was excellent "
    sandygalesmith ate it and said...
    Well thank you for sharing this recipe.I got to try this recipe.
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    Fantastic a ho-ho- for every bite YUMMY gotta make this thanks high5
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    " It was excellent "
    taylorsue82 ate it and said...
    Oh I love ho ho's I have to give this a try. Nice post.
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  • cocoa08 5 years ago
    What can I say ,You Rule!
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    " It was excellent "
    annieamie ate it and said...
    You definitely get a Five rating for this treat! Thanks for a new recipe!
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  • debntim 5 years ago
    Girl! I can't wait to try this! I'll never lose weight this way ~ gotta love it! I look forward to sharing with you. We love good and easy! Blessings, deb
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    " It was excellent "
    lanacountry ate it and said...
    YUMMY!! HIHIHI 5!! :)
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  • lovethedepp 5 years ago
    This looks delish-I am saving it to try as soon as it cools off enough to fire up the oven!
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    " It was excellent "
    buncobimbo ate it and said...
    Oh my! My mouth is watering...feel like Homer Simpson with his donughts! lol
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  • krumkake 6 years ago
    Oh, that's just plain evil - giving me a recipe to make my own Ho-Ho's at home...if I can't stay out of the box of Little Debbie's and Ho-Ho's, how will I ever manage NOT to eat this entire cake by myself?!?!? Yikes...I'm in trouble!
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  • gadandi 6 years ago
    What kind of a person would not like this cake? I thank you and my granddaughter thanks you:)
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  • laurakaay 6 years ago
    This sounds awesome, I'm saving it! Thanks for sharing. :D
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    " It was excellent "
    danadooley ate it and said...
    Oh my, how b-e-a-u-t-i-f-u-l! I have got to stop looking at chocolate cakes. They really are gonna do me in *groan* Have to bookmark this - love that frosting, and give it my 5. Thanks for sharing.
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    " It was excellent "
    artichokehearts ate it and said...
    I love ho hos. This is awesome. Thank you so much!
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    " It was excellent "
    modelsmom ate it and said...
    Looks way too good! One of these days I'm going to stop checking out the recipes I know I won't be able to resist. But that day is not today - bookmarking.
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    " It was excellent "
    ahmed1 ate it and said...
    That's it...It realy made a difference..Thanks dear.
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  • wynnebaer 6 years ago
    Got me too....On the list....:)
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