Ooey Gooey Cake

Joanna Green

By
@joannawg

The 'Southern' traditional get together cake. Passed on to me from a co-worker.

It takes some work binding all the ingredients and spreading them into the pans, but the effort is well worth it!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12 to 15
Prep:
1 Hr 15 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

1 box
yellow cake mix (or golden butter mix)
1/2 c
butter or margarine (one stick) softened
3
eggs
1 c
pecans, chopped (optional)
1 pkg
confectioners' sugar (16 oz)
1 pkg
cream cheese, room temperature
1 tsp
vanilla extract

Step-By-Step

1For the bottom layer, combine in a large bowl, the cake mix, the softened butter, 1 egg, and the nuts (if used). Mixture will be thick. Spread into a greased and floured 13x9 inch pan.
2For the top layer, combine the confectioners (powdered) sugar, the softened cream cheese, the vanilla and the remaining eggs. Again, the mixture will be thick. Spread over the bottom layer.
3Bake at 350 degree F oven for 40-45 minutes, or until done. Cool completely, and store covered at room temperature if there's anything left.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy