This is the perfect recipe for taking a collection of pre-made packages and creating something that tastes homemade. Not only does it take a regular boxed cake mix to the next level, it comes together quickly and definitely makes an impression.
Mandarin Lemon Cake with Pineapple Pudding Whipped Topping
1 boxed Lemon cake mix
Ingredients required on cake box
1 can mandarin oranges, drained
20oz. can crushed pineapple, undrained
6oz. package vanilla pudding
8oz. cool whip
1/2 c. coconut
Prepare cake batter according to package directions.
Gently fold in drained mandarin oranges.
Bake according to package directions.
Mix vanilla pudding with crushed pineapple until blended.
Fold in whipped topping and coconut.
Frost cake and top with chopped pecans.