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Chocolate Dream Dessert

This week our recipe is from our family friend, Tina Weber.


  • 1 pkg. chocolate cake mix
  • 1 pkg. instant vanilla pudding mix
  • 1 cup of chocolate syrup
  • 1 carton of 12 oz. whipped topping
  • 1 Heath candy bar


Prepare and bake cake according to package directions, using a greased 9×13 baking pan. Cool on wire rack.

Meanwhile, prepare pudding according to directions. Pour into 9×13 dish.

Tear cake into small pieces, gently push cake into pudding. Drizzle with chocolate syrup. Add whipped topping. Break up candy bar and sprinkle on top.

Refrigerate until serving.

Jay Forness covers education, county government and community events for The Cash-Book Journal. He graduated from Southeast Missouri State University with a degree in multimedia journalism and has lived in Jackson for the past five years. He can be reached at

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