Ooey Gooey Cake

1
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

How to Make Ooey Gooey Cake

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.

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About Ooey Gooey Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy