Yard Farm Coca Cola Cake

    You can get this at Cracker Barrel, but it’s better made from scratch! One of our personal favorites.

    Bring the restaurant to your kitchen with a homemade version of this fan favorite!

    CAKE:

    • 1 package devil’s food cake mix
    • 4 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) butter, melted
    • 1 cup cola (Pepsi or Coca-Cola, your choice)
    • 1/2 cup buttermilk (or substitute by combining 1 tbsp. vinegar + milk to make 1 cup; let sit for a few seconds, then stir)
    • 2 large eggs
    • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
    • 1-1/2 cups miniature marshmallows

    COLA FROSTING:

    • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) butter
    • 4 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1/3 cup cola
    • 4 cups confectioners’ sugar
    • 1 cup chopped pecans

    DIRECTIONS:

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

    Mix cake mix, cocoa powder, melted butter, cola, buttermilk, eggs, and vanilla on low speed for 1 minute, then 2 minutes more at medium speed. Scrape sides as needed.