RECIPE: Oatmeal cake

Ilene29August 20, 2003

OATMEAL CAKE

1 cup quick cook oats (uncooked)

1 stick butter

pour 1 1/4 cups boiling water over oats and butter and let stand in covered container for 20 min.

add eggs 2

1 cup white sugar

1 cup brown sugar

1 1/3 cup all purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon nutmeg

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon vanilla

Put in greassed 13x9- inch pan. Bake in 350 oven till done. About 25 to 30 min.

Topping

5 tablespoons butter

1/4 cup cream or evaporated milk

1/2 cup sugar

1/2 cup brown sugar

1 cup nuts

1 cup cocoanut

1/2 teaspoon vanilla

Mix and spread on hot cake. Put under broiler for about 5 min. You need to watch this colely because it may not take the 5 min.

Ilene

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
roselin32

Ilene,have you taken this out of the oven yet?? I'll be over soon!LOL Sounds good.
RL

    Bookmark   August 20, 2003 at 10:37AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ginger_st_thomas

That's an unusual one, Ilene. Does it rise much? I mean is it really like a cake or more like a bar cookie recipe? Sounds really good.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2003 at 6:22PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Ilene29

Its like a cake and it is real good. I have'nt made this in awhile Roselin but when i do i will let you now and you can come over .
It was one of my mom's recipe.
Ilene

    Bookmark   August 20, 2003 at 7:04PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ginger_st_thomas

I thought it might be. Funny how food brings back memories, huh?

    Bookmark   August 20, 2003 at 7:46PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
danain

This is a very good cake. My mom used to make it. It is so moist and rich...awesome. My recipe is so close to yours it's probably silly to post it but I will so you can see. It's funny, just the other day I considered making this and decided to wait until Fall:

Oatmeal Cake

1½ cups water
1 cup quick oats
1 stick butter
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup granulated sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
1½ cups flour
½ teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking soda

Mix together water and oats, bring to a boil. Let cool 20 minutes. Add remaining ingredients and bake at 350° for 30 minutes.

TOPPING:

1 cup brown sugar
½ cup cream
¼ cup butter
coconut (to thicken)

Combine all ingredients and cook just a few minutes. Pour over cake and put in oven until topping bubbles (just a few minutes).

Mar

    Bookmark   August 20, 2003 at 10:43PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Marlen

Ilene, this sounds wonderful and easy also. Thanks!

    Bookmark   August 23, 2003 at 10:21AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
RECIPE: Food processor apple cake/kuchen recipe
Hi everyone, I hope someone can help me find this recipe,...
lccntryrox
RECIPE: Dessert Ideas
I am making dessert for an evening business meeting...
Lucky400
pistachio gelato
Hi, I got David Lebowitz's ice cream book and made...
alexh1000
RECIPE: new Orleans bread pudding
Looking for the best pudding recipe with brown sugar....
goldy
LOOKING for: Almond Cookies
Hello Everyone! I make cookies at home with almond...
kartik2094
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™