Moving can be hard. Not only do you have to figure out how to navigate a new city, but you also have to figure out how to make new friends - and that can be intimidating. So when a new family moved in down the street, I decided I was going to welcome them to the neighborhood the best way I know how - with a cake.
The family had two little kids, so I thought my favorite Cookie Dough Confetti Cake would be the perfect "Welcome To The Neighborhood" treat. This epic cake does require a good amount of butter because it is covered in delicious buttercream and piled high with chocolate chip cookie dough - so I teamed up with LAND O LAKES® to make this the best cake possible.
I'm not going to lie...I'm kind of a butter snob. But when you are a baker like me (and you use SO MUCH BUTTER), you kind of have to be - and LAND O LAKES® is by far my favorite brand. I don't know how they do it, but their butter makes a huge difference in the final product.
The cake was a huge hit! Not only were my new neighbors very excited about the cake, they were also so thankful that I took the time to come over and introduce myself. Sometimes it is the smallest gesture that is the most appreciated - and I guess showing up with a cake never hurts.
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*One 8" cake
Oh HECK yeah!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I’m not a baker and gluten-free anyway so I won’t be making the cake.. but I just wanted to say I think you’re a sweet sweet person and that family probably felt like they made the right move into your neighborhood. Well done, God bless!
Hi Jenny! You just made my day. Thank you so much for your kind words.
We are traveling for my niece's birthday celebration but I still want to make her this amazing cake. It seems like I could make it ahead of time and assemble it later. Is there anything I absolutely have to make the day of? Or any other tips?
You will be just fine making everything ahead of time! And then, just assemble the day of!
Do you store this cake in the fridge or on the counter?
Hi Lacey! I usually keep it in the fridge until a few hours before serving!
Hello! Can you bake all the cakes in the oven at the same time? Or do you bake one at a time? Thanks!
As long as there is room in the oven, you can bake them all at the same time! Halfway through the baking time, I suggest rotating the pans around. Bring the ones closest to the back to the front and vice versa. Let me know if yo have any more questions!
My Niece LOve Cookie Dough & Confetti So I will Be Making The Cake , Cupcakes & Brownies For Her Birthday thanks For The Recipe
That sounds amazing!! Have fun!
this looks like an awesome recipe! i cant wait to try it. i was wondering if you could add the driections to assemble the cake? i want to make sure that do it the way you did it because yours looks perfect!
Hi Jaden! I am so glad you like this cake! I will add the assembly process to the recipe asap!
Is it really 2 pounds of powdered sugar?? Just making sure
Yep! 2 lbs of sugar is correct!
Looks like an awesome cake....Please explain how to use 1/3 of cookie dough that is set aside for cake filling. Thanks.
Of course! I broke it up into little tiny pieces and then just scattered it all over the icing. To make the small pieces, you can either crumble the dough in your hand, or just form a large ball and pull off a little bit at a time. I hope that helps!
Awesome Cake! Quick question, your recipe says 2 eggs, and 1 egg white. But your description says just egg whites, little confused.
Sorry about that! It's 2 eggs + 1 egg white!
OH wow this is a cake I will eat entirely! For a cookie dough lover, its hard to resist, thanks for the recipe!
I'm so glad you like it! It's one of my favorites!
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