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Celebrate Game Day by making a Coca-Cola® football cake! Purchase a heavyweight football pan (available at craft stores) and grease and flour it twice to ensure the cake comes out of the pan easily. Enjoy this delicious recipe, brought to you by Evite in partnership with Coca-Cola®!


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© Mondelēz International group © 2015 The Coca-Cola Company

Prep Time: 30 min     Cook Time: 45 min     Total Time: 1 hr 15 min    


  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup Coca-Cola® (for cake)
  • 1 1/2 cups small marshmallows
  • 1/2 cups butter or margarine
  • 1/2 cups vegetable oil
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cups buttermilk
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cups butter
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa
  • 6 tablespoons Coca-Cola® (for frosting)
  • 1 box (16-ounces) confectioners’ sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup chopped pecans


  • 1

    Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  • 2

    In a bowl, sift the sugar and flour. Add marshmallows.

  • 3

    In a saucepan, mix the butter, oil, cocoa and Coca-Cola®. Bring to a boil and pour over dry ingredients; blend well.

  • 4

    Dissolve baking soda in buttermilk just before adding to batter along with eggs and vanilla extract, mixing well.

  • 5

    Pour into a well-greased 9- by-13-inch pan and bake 35 to 45 minutes. Remove from oven and frost immediately.

  • 6

    To make frosting, combine the 1/2 cup butter, 3 tablespoons cocoa and 6 tablespoons of Coca-Cola® in a saucepan. Bring to a boil and pour over confectioners’ sugar, blending well. Add vanilla extract and pecans. Spread over hot cake. When cool, cut into squares and serve.