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HERSHEY'S Chocolate Lovers Cherry Cake Recipe

Things You'll Need

  • 3/4 cup coarsely chopped slivered almonds, divided
  • 1 package (about 18 oz.) yellow cake mix (with pudding in the mix)
  • 1/4 cup HERSHEY'S Cocoa or HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Cocoa
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons almond extract
  • 1 can (21 oz.) cherry pie filling
  • 1 cup HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Chocolate Chips or HERSHEY'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips

How to Make

  • 1. Heat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 10-inch fluted tube pan.
  • 2. Sprinkle 1/4 cup almonds evenly in bottom of pan. Stir together dry cake mix, cocoa and sugar in large bowl. Add eggs, oil, almond extract and cherry pie filling; beat until well blended and cherries are chopped. Stir in remaining 1/2 cup almonds and chocolate chips; pour into prepared pan.
  • 3. Bake 55 to 60 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in cake comes out clean. Cool in pan 10 minutes; invert cake onto wire rack. Cool completely. Makes 12 servings.