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Gooey Butter Cake Bars

By: Michaela Brown

Ooey Gooey Goodness! A family favorite recipe from Aunt Dixie!


1st Layer:

  • 1 boxed white or yellow cake mix
  • 1 stick butter melted/ softened
  • 1 egg

2nd Layer:

  • 1 lb. powdered sugar (3 ½ c.)
  • 1 egg
  • 8 oz. cream cheese, softened
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Step by Step Instructions

Step 1

Mix cake mix, butter and egg together and press into an un-greased 9x13in. baking pan.

Step 2

Combine sugar, egg, cream cheese and vanilla and beat with an electric mixer till smooth.

Step 3

Spread over bottom layer. Bake at 350° for 30-40 minutes, until golden brown around the edges.

Step 4

DO NOT over bake, middle should be kind of gooey and not done. They set up as they cool.

Step 5

Cool and sprinkle with powdered sugar.