Ambrosia Cake

Source Virginia McDowell. Jefferson City, Mo. 1980. Mix all of these ingredients together and spread on top of cake. Refrigerate this cake.

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Ambrosia Cake

This cake is also known as pig out cake.
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Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Cake Mix Recipes, Cake Recipes, Cakes
Servings: 24
Calories: 163kcal


Cake Ingredients

  • 1 box yellow cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 8 ounces mandarin oranges


  • 8 ounces crushed pineapple
  • 1 box instant vanilla pudding
  • 8 ounces Cool Whip


  • Mix all ingredients and beat well. Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes.
  • When the cake has cooled completely combine the crushed pineapple, instant vanilla pudding, and Cool Whip.  Top cake with the frosting.


Calories: 163kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 194mg | Potassium: 52mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 16g | Vitamin A: 105IU | Vitamin C: 3.4mg | Calcium: 63mg | Iron: 0.6mg
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