This Pioneer Woman Mississippi mud cake features a homemade chocolate cake topped with melted marshmallows and warm chocolate icing. Believe me, it’s as delicious as it sounds! When you think of your dream of chocolate lovers, this cake comes to mind!


The name comes from the fact that it’s made with cocoa and chocolate frosting. Dark chocolate is made from cocoa beans that are grown in the deep south of the Mississippi Delta region.

Why is the Pioneer Woman Mississippi mud cake called “Mississippi”?

There are a lot of versions that there is no definitive answer. After all this recipe starts as in most cases, with some layers baked and some layers unbaked...

How do you make Pioneer Woman Mississippi Mud cake?

Topped with whipped cream, the mud cake is less likely to freeze. If pre-made, at this point skip the toppings, cover with plastic wrap to make it airtight, and freeze for up to 3 months.

What kind of frosting is used on Pioneer Woman Mississippi Mud Cake?