Taste of homemade cake without the hastle! I did this and was pretty nervous about it because the batter got very light and fluffy, whipped looking. However, the cake turned out awesome, had a light flavor and tasted more "real" I guess. Guests loved it.
Swap all but the cake mix for a bottle of soda. Stir 12 ounces of a carbonated beverage into your prepackaged cake flour, plop the mixture into a pan and bake it in the oven as directed on the box. There you have it: Cake.
his is the best way to make a boxed cake mix taste homemade! Use a convenient & inexpensive boxed cake mix along with a few staple pantry ingredients to "doctor up" the cake mix. The result will be a perfectly moist, fluffy, rich cake that tastes like it came from a bakery.