• 1 1/4 cups boiling water
  • 1 cup oatmeal
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • ~ Frosting ~
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup coconut
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Description

Oatmeal Cake with Broiled Coconut Frosting ~

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350
  2. Add oatmeal, water and let stand until lukewarm.
  3. In another bowl add butter, sugar, vanilla and eggs and mix.
  4. Then add cinnamon, nutmeg, soda, salt and flour, mix.
  5. Add the oatmeal mixture.
  6. Once blended spray 9x13 glass baking dish and pour cake mix.
  7. Bake @ 350F for 30 minutes or until toothpick come out clean.
  8. ~ Frosting ~
  9. Melt butter, add brown sugar, vanilla and coconut mix well.
  10. Spread over cake immediately after taking cake from oven.
  11. Broil for 2-3 minutes until golden brown.