Gooey Butter Cake I

Gooey Butter Cake I


"This a very rich cake, but mmmmmmmm so good. Best eaten with milk or coffee. You can also make it a Chocolate Gooey Butter Cake if desired. Just use a chocolate cake mix in place of the yellow."


1 h servings 245 cals
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Original recipe yields 24 servings



  • Calories:
  • 245 kcal
  • 12%
  • Fat:
  • 14.3 g
  • 22%
  • Carbs:
  • 27.1g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 2.8 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 62 mg
  • 21%
  • Sodium:
  • 236 mg
  • 9%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Butter one 9x13 inch cake pan.
  2. Melt the butter slightly. Mix it with 2 of the eggs and cake mix. Pour batter into prepared pan. Mix the remaining 2 eggs with the cream cheese, and the confectioner's sugar. Pour this mixture evenly over the first mixture. Do not stir.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 45 minutes.
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  1. 131 Ratings


A word of warning--the time on this recipe is WRONG. I really should have known better. You definitely want to check it at 30 minutes.

Excellent desert! Very important to use right size pan and not overcook. I have made it w/ half the butter and twice the powder sugar. It is still very good and not as overwhelming. Must hav...

Best cake you'll EVER taste! It was gone in seconds!! Also good if you press some toasted pecan halves in it right when it's done, and sprinkle with powdered sugar! Thanks for the recipe! ALS...

This was a superb cake!!! Quick and easy, with ingredients I always have on hand. I tried adding about 1/4 c of milk to the cake batter to combat any potential dryness (a few reviews mentioned ...

If you are bored with ordinary cake, this one's for you. Five stars all the way!!! My guy's mom has made this for him on every birthday, as per his request. I was ever-so-lucky to have her make ...

This is a great cake, I double the cream cheese and put it in a larger pan so the crust is thinner. Very tasty.

Pretty good. The bottom layer turned out a little dry & crumbly, but the chewy cream cheese-based topping countered that, so it was a good balance. I was able to cut it into bars that kept the...

I tried this recipe because I lost my original recipe for these wonderful bars. I have to say that they did NOT turn out as I expected, but that might have been my fault. I would definitely re...

Absolutely to die for!!! Rich, sinful - Yummmmmmy! Perfect with a cup of coffee!