German chocolate meets pecan pie one of my childhood loves was german chocolate cake my mother used to make it from a cake mix with store bought frosting and that was just fine with me having an anti coconut husband has limited my baking with coconuts over the last several years.

German chocolate cake originally german rsquo s chocolate cake is a layered chocolate cake filled and topped with a coconut pecan frosting originating in the united states it owes its name to an english american chocolate maker named samuel german who developed a formulation of dark baking chocolate that came to be used in the cake recipe.

These mouthwatering bars taste just like german chocolate cake a great change of pace from the standard brownie by betty crocker kitchens updated jul 13 2011 ingredients 2 3 cup butter or margarine softened heat oven to 350 deg f 325 deg f for dark or nonstick pan lightly grease or spray bottom and sides of 13x9 inch pan.

Recipe death by chocolate dark chocolate cake meets milky chocolate pudding and fresh whipped cream in this tri toned scoopable dessert 10 of 100 view all 11 of 100 layers of moist german chocolate cake and sweet and nutty coconut pecan frosting will make this dessert an instant favorite 19 of 100 view all 20 of 100.

An easy classic chocolate sheet cake well since the other version is a slow bake cake that bakes at 300 degrees and that can sometimes throw people off not to mention it takes longer to bake i decided to make a version that bakes at the usual 350.