Looks yummy. Pour into the prepared dry ingredients. My favorite food!!! Both options are delicious. Texas Sheet Cake is a favorite of mine…and adding a Turtle Version of is…genius…just genius! You can always always redo/ adlib your way if you do not like the results. Using a hand-held mixer (or by hand) mix until ingredients are fully combined, about 30 seconds. To make this chocolate turtle cake, you’ll first need to make the boxed cake according to package instructions (note that you’ll likely need a combination of oil, water, and eggs to do so). I think there should be a Chocolate Day at least once a month! Prepare the frosting. Pecans and chocolate are my biggest weakness….irresistibly delicious! That sounds heavenly! 1 cup strong black coffee For the cocoa, do you use cocoa powder or baking chocolate? This sounds delicious. I used a different frosting recipe than the one given here. Another aspect to think about is how you want the cake to look. The addition of caramel and pecans makes this a decadent dessert. It looks incredible! Can you please help? 😉, do you think I could leave the coffee out, I hate coffee but it looks soooo good otherwise. How long do you boil coffee, butter & cocoa? Did you save me any? I want to make one now. Daphne. Reserve. Family cookbooks are an important way to preserve our mealtime traditions for future generations with individual printed recipes or your own professionally printed cookbook. I just made this using liquid coffee, the cake IS a little thin & I’m not sure 30 min will be long enough. I clicked the link and it still didn’t show the recipe. Reserve. Oh wow, for the love of chocolate – this recipe is amazing! Tip: If you don’t have buttermilk, no worries. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Thank you. 1/2 cup chopped pecans This was super easy to make. If you like this recipe, please Pin It and share it with your friends! That’s ridiculously good. Fund you via Foodie Fridays. Good question, but no need to wait. We don’t really have this sort of thing in English recipe books so it’s lovely to see the recipe online and I like how it is a sheet cake (traybake to us!) It’s easy to make – simple to serve, and it makes hungry crowds happy. I have to try this! 2 cups pecans. This Turtle Texas Sheet Cake recipe is a delicious and unique take on the traditional Texas Sheet Cake. I made this for my rug hooking/punch needle gathering for tomorrow. You all know darn well there’s no way I can eat ALL of this stuff! Set aside. Pour a little less than half of the batter into prepared … So moist too. Come visit my two blogs when you get a chance. In fact, a while back I wrote a blog post sharing 10 Fun Facts About Chocolate. Pick a contrasting flavor like vanilla frosting for a chocolate cake or cream cheese for a red velvet sheet cake. and guess what, I am certainly going to be making it…. I would like to have it a few times a year. Cake. Then I read the rest and had a good chuckle. My family will eat it up. LOVE caramel! Your email address will not be published. Thank you, In your picture for the Texas sheet cake with caramel it looks like it’s a two layer I don’t understand how Ryu put parchment paper in the pan if you’re not going to take it out how do I make this a two layer. Icing. Grease and flour the pan or use parchment paper.  In a large bowl, combine self-rising flour and granulated sugar. Oh my goodness! Remove from heat; use a wire whisk to gradually mix in powdered sugar, 1/2 cup at a time. What can you use instead of coffee? See you there 🙂, Oh my! I hope you love this cake. Yes, please! Then right away sprinkle all the goodies over the top. I guarantee you’ll go… Mmmmmmm… after taking that first bite. Thanks for the inspiration! Keep up the great work, we love it, I can tell you love it also!!! Pinned and planned for an upcoming dessert! ©2021, About a Mom. I cannot wait to make this and share it with the family! Hello from Cyprus!!! While the cake is still warm, sprinkle with chopped pecans and then the mini chocolate chips. When cake is done baking, a toothpick or fork inserted into the middle of the cake should come out clean. Made it with my mom yesterday and it was perfect! Thank you for sharing the recipe!!! Don’t want to mess this up! You girls are giving me run for my money! I need to try this soon, just cause I think I’d love it! Karen. 2. Hi we cant eat chocolate,white chocolate is ok. I’ve got to make this.