16 Insane Things to Make with Boxed Cake Mix

From waffles to onion rings and doughnuts to fried chicken.

Attention all baking purists – you may recoil in horror at what you’re about to witness; not only are all of these clever shortcut recipes made with a box (yeah, we said it) of cake mix, but there is also just one ‘real’ cake on this list. From waffles to onion rings and doughnuts to fried chicken, we scoured our favourite food blogs to find the most insane things you could ever make with boxed cake mix and here’s what we found.