Chocolate Cake Mix Bars

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Learn how to make this super simple Gift Box Cake, that’s also a box of chocolates and a gift! All your occasion gift needs sorted in one easy, Made With LOVE package 🙂

Tools & Equipment:
Balloon stick
Red ribbon
Cake board
Heart balloon

Pre baked giant cupcake (bottom half only) – Link to red velvet cupcake recipe AND giant cupcake basics series below
Chocolate ganache (recipe link below)
Box of chocolates, or handmade chocolates and/or truffles

Useful Links:
Link to Giant Cupcake Basics 1 (chocolate cupcake case):
Link to Giant Cupcake Basics 2:
Link to Giant Cupcake Basics 3:
Link to Red Velvet recipe:
Link to Ganache recipe:
Link to Valentine’s sweets playlist:

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I’d love to see pics of your cakes and cake pops on ANY of the above — You all know how mine turn out — now show me YOUR creations!

Xx Elise

Music: “Happy Harry” by Lincoln Grounds / Michael Pearse via Audio Network


  1. MyCupcakeAddiction says:

    Valentine’s Day is nearly here & while this cake is themed with LOVE in
    mind, its a versatile design to suit many occasions xoxo

  2. Danielle Charlton says:

    Looks amazing

  3. yay! 3 in one! perfect for pretty much anyone! love it!

  4. Sevi Perry says:


  5. Maddie Hendrickson says:

    That’s awesome!!

  6. Brittany Hollingsworth says:

    yumm, I want this, lol. 

  7. I love this!

  8. lishieandfamily says:

    this is so cute I wish my man would make this for me !

  9. michele sullivan says:


  10. Marina Salvador says:

    amazing definitely planning to make this!

  11. Very impressive! This is indeed a very good, sweet and cute idea.

  12. Sunne Wijtmans says:

    Wow!!!!! Amazingly awesomely cute

  13. TigerSan007 says:

    This is so adorable and simple! Love that heart balloon too. Your recipes
    are always so creative and cute. 🙂

  14. Lola Adroher says:

    OMG so much chocolate, cant help my mouth from watering :P

  15. Katherine Dickson says:

    So cool. Thanks Elise xxx

  16. Ana Rangel says:

    Wow, love it

  17. Stephanie Barrett says:

    Hi +MyCupcakeAddiction just wondering what type of butter cream in the
    centre of the big cupcake. Was it the red velvet butter cream? Please could
    you let me know if you get this. Thanks alot!xx:)

  18. Rosalind Rowe says:

    Wow! Fantastic idea – great for Valentine’s Day!

  19. tgriffplayer says:

    You’ve gotten soo good

  20. Kylie Kwek says:

    Awwwww :3

  21. olgaeatsgummibears says:

    Loved this cake idea its genius ♡♡ & looks supr yummi nd sinful (:

  22. Nancy Nguyen says:

    How come your next video is private??

  23. MissGilmarie says:

    love it

  24. Sophie Beanieboo says:

    You use white chocolate everywhere!

  25. I want to make this for a friend who is moving away – she is a
    chocolatier…. but I dont have the patty pan mold, do you have any
    suggestions for what I could use in its place? I have about a month to
    figure it out.