Kentucky Derby Cake

Kentucky Derby Cake
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Kentucky Derby Cake

Kentucky Derby Cake recipe

A decadent chocolate chip cookie cake studded with walnuts. It's typically served hot with ice cream or whipped cream on top.

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Additional Time 5 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes


  • 1 pie crust (9-inch)
  • 1 cup light corn syrup
  • 1 cup of white sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 ¼ cups chocolate chips
  • 1 cup of chopped walnuts
  • ½ cup butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoons bourbon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


    1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (175 degrees C). Fill a 9-inch cake pan halfway with cake batter.
    2. In a mixing bowl, combine the corn syrup, white sugar, and eggs on low speed until well combined; stir in the chocolate chips, walnuts, butter, bourbon, and vanilla extract. Pour the mixture into the prepared cake pan.
    3. Bake in a preheated oven for 45 to 50 minutes, or until done.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per ServingCalories 551Total Fat 30gSaturated Fat 13gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 16gCholesterol 99mgSodium 197mgCarbohydrates 71gFiber 3gSugar 59gProtein 6g

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