Sunday, April 24, 2011

oatmeal cake

 This is one of my favorite cakes, it is moist and delicious. In any situation where a cake is needed, this is the one.


1 1/4 cup boiling water
1 tsp. cinnamon
1 cup oats
2 eggs
1/2 cup butter
1 cup sugar
1 cup brown sugar
1 tsp baking soda
1 1/2 cup flour
1/2 tsp. salt

1/4 cup 1/3 cup butter
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/4 cup half and half
1/2 cup chopped walnuts
1/2 cup coconut

 {pour boiling water over oatmeal and butter — cover and let sit}

 {mix eggs, sugar, flour, baking soda, cinnamon and salt — add to oatmeal mix} 

 {bake at 350˚ for 35 minutes in a 9x13"} 

{mix topping and spread on cake, put under broiler for a couple minutes until brown}

Enjoy! :)