Grandma Brecht's Oatmeal Cake Recipe

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Grandma Brecht's Oatmeal Cake

Andrea Newby

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I love this cake! It was my Grandpa's favorite and is one of mine too!


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Ingredients

1 1/3 c
boiling water
1 c
quick cook oats
2
eggs
1/2 c
shortening
1 c
brown sugar
1 c
white sugar
1 1/3 c
flour
2 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
baking soda

TOPPING

3/4 stick
margarine, melted
1/2 c
brown sugar
1/4 c
evaporated milk
1 tsp
vanilla
1 c
coconut

Step-By-Step

1Pour boiling water into quick oats and set aside for a few minutes.

2Mix remaining ingredients with oatmeal and bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.

3While cake is baking, prepare topping and put in refrigerator.

4Let cake set for about 15 minutes, then add topping. Place cake under broiler until coconut is slightly browned.

5Let cake cool and enjoy!

*this cake is good warm, but I really like to put mine in the refrigerator and eat it cold. :)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes