Home cooks are going wild for a slow cooker Mars bar lava cake, and to make it at home you only need three ingredients.
The creators of the dish at the Slow Cooker Recipe & Tips Facebook page put the simple dessert together, and it’s wowing hundreds who have called it the ‘perfect’ summer pudding.
To make the Mars bar cake, you’ll need one packet or box of chocolate cake mix, one instant chocolate pudding mix and three Mars bars.
Home cooks are going wild for a slow cooker Mars bar lava cake (pictured), and to make it at home you only need three ingredients
The creators of the clever home cooks at the Slow Cooker Recipe & Tips Facebook page put the simple dessert together, and it’s wowing hundreds (the desserts pictured)
Then, simply make the cake mix following the instructions on the packet, put the cake into the slow cooker and make the chocolate pudding according to the instructions on the packet.
‘Pour the chocolate pudding on top of the cake mix without stirring, cut up the Mars bars and sprinkle them over the top,’ the Slow Cooker group creators said.
‘Don’t stir it together, cook it on high for 1-2 hours until the cake is cooked and then serve hot with cream or ice cream.’
How to make the three ingredient Mars bar cake
To make the cake, you need one packet or box of chocolate cake mix, one instant chocolate pudding mix and three Mars bars (the dessert pictured)
One x packet/box Chocolate Cake Mix
One x Instant Chocolate Pudding Mix
Three x Mars Bars
1. Make cake mix following the instructions on packet.
2. Put cake mix in slow cooker
3. Make chocolate pudding according to instructions on the packet.
4. Pour on top of cake mix and do not stir.
5. Cut up Mars Bars and sprinkle over the top. Do not stir together.
6. Cook on high for one to two hours until cake is cooked.
Source: Slow Cooker Recipe and Tips
Hundreds who saw the simple dish (pictured cooking) were impressed online, writing things like ‘I’m in slow cooker heaven’ and ‘this looks amazing’
Hundreds who saw the simple dish were impressed online, writing things like ‘I’m in slow cooker heaven’ and ‘this looks amazing’.
‘This is my type of slow cooker meal!’ one person posted.
‘I can’t wait to try this,’ another added.
Rather than baking pavlovas in the oven, home cooks are now baking the iconic Australian dessert in their slow cookers
Hundreds rejoiced over the clever idea with many trying the new baking tactic themselves and sharing the results online
This isn’t the first slow cooker meal to impress online, with home cooks previously making pavlova in their device.
The dessert is made by combining egg whites, caster sugar, vinegar and corn flour then placing the mixture into a lined slow cooker and baking for one-and-a-half to two hours.
‘Oh my goodness I have been craving pavlova for weeks! I’m going to give this a go this weekend,’ one woman said of the dessert.
‘I just attempted this! Thank you so much for the recipe – so easy, mine needed at least two hours,’ another added and shared a picture of her pavlova.