Comfort Cake Recipe


Preparation Time35 MinCooking Time1 Hr 0 Min
Ready In1 Hr 35 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings6
MethodMain Ingredient
Interest Group,


 Yellow cake mix18 1⁄2 Ounce (1 packet)
 Instant vanilla pudding mix3 3⁄4 Ounce (1 package)
 Cold water1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Oil1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Chopped pecans/Walnuts1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Butter1 Tablespoon
 Flour1 Tablespoon
For glaze
 Butter/Margarine1⁄8 Pound
 Water1⁄8 Cup (2 tbs)
 Granulated sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Southern comfort30 Milliliter (small glass)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 946 Calories from Fat 470

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 54 g83.1%

Saturated Fat 13.9 g69.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 166.7 mg

Sodium 851.6 mg35.5%

Total Carbohydrates 108 g36%

Dietary Fiber 3.9 g15.7%

Sugars 70.6 g

Protein 10 g20.7%

Vitamin A 9.4% Vitamin C 0.35%

Calcium 3.7% Iron 6.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Preheat oven to 325°F.
2) Grease the 10-inch tube or 13 by 9 by 2 inch of baking pan with butter and dust with 1 tablespoon of flour.

3) In a bowl, place cake mix, pudding mix, eggs, cold water, oil and nuts.
4) Using and electric beater, beat the egg mixture until well mixed.
5) Pour the batter into the baking pan.
6) Bake in the oven for 1 hour or until knife inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean.
7) Place the cake on wire rack and allow to cool for 25 minutes.

8) In a saucepan, melt butter.
9) Add in the water and sugar.
10) Heat the mixture to boil, and allow to boil for 3 minutes stirring constantly.
11) Take the butter mixture from heat and mix in the alcohol.
12) Spread the glaze over the cake and place in the refrigerator until chill.

13) Slice and serve chilled.