Mason Jar Desserts – Blueberry Dump Cake

by Racquel Bregg. LAST UPDATED ON
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If you’ve never made a Dump Cake you’re going to have to try this delicious recipe.  It is one of the easiest desserts you’ll ever make and making them in mini mason jars means they are perfect for individual servings!  This is a great recipe for a small dinner party or make it for a romantic dessert.

Looking for a new dessert idea? Try this easy recipe for Blueberry Dump Cake using mini mason jars for individual servings.


Mason Jar Desserts ~ Blueberry Dump Cake


  • 2 cups fresh blueberries
  • 1 dry cake mix – yellow or white
  • 1/2 stick real butter
  • mini mason jars

Mason Jar Desserts Blueberry Dump Cake


Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

Rinse the blueberries and drain them.

Place approximately 1/2 cup of blueberries in the bottom of each mason jar.

Mason Jar Desserts Blueberry Dump Cake

You’ll only need about half of the cake mix.  The other half can be saved for making these little cakes another day.  Sprinkle the cake mix over the blueberries.  Gently tap the jar to help the cake mix settle in between the berries.

Mason Jar Desserts Blueberry Dump Cake

Melt the butter in the microwave and drizzle it over the cake mix.  It does not have to be completely covered with butter.

Mason Jar Desserts Blueberry Dump Cake

Place all of the mason jars on a cookie sheet and place in the preheated oven.  Bake for 35-45 minutes or until golden brown and bubbly.

Remove cakes from the oven and let stand for 10-15 minutes before serving.

Serve in the mini mason jars.  Top with whipped topping or ice cream if desired!

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I just bought a TON of blueberries! Might need to give this a try!

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