Hop on board and let's celebrate! This Birthday Train Cake is easy to prepare - no baking required! We bet you won't find an easier homemade train cake recipe.
What do I need ?
Original recipe yields 24 Servings
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4 pkg. (298 g each) frozen prepared pound cakes, thawed
4 cups thawed Cool Whip Whipped Topping, divided
assorted food colourings
16 Oreo Cookies
3 pkg. (24 g each) ring-shaped hard candies
1 Jet-Puffed Miniature Marshmallow
6 Barnum's Animal Crackers Cookies
1 cup fresh blueberries
2 Teddy Grahams Honey Cookie
1 Mr. Christie's Ice Cream Cuplet
1 Jet-Puffed Marshmallow
24 pieces black twist licorice
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How do I make it ?
Line up cakes on large serving platter to resemble the cars of a train.
Cut a 2-inch crosswise slice off front end of first cake; place at back end on top of first cake to resemble the engine car. Repeat with the last cake, placing removed cake slice on middle of cake to resemble the caboose.
Spoon Cool Whip into 4 small bowls; tint with food colourings as desired. Use to frost cakes. Decorate with remaining ingredients as shown in photo. Keep refrigerated.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
Let the party goers help decorate this colourful birthday cake. But make sure to have them wash their hands first!
If you do not have a large enough platter for the train, use a large cutting board wrapped in foil.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value
Total fat 14.1 g
Saturated fat 5.9 g
Total carbohydrate 49.8 g
Dietary fibre 1.1 g
Sugars 0 g
Protein 3.7 g
24 servings, 1 piece (121 g) each
Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.