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Paula Deen Ooey Gooey Butter Cake

By Paula Deen


Difficulty: Easy



  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 stick butter, melted for batter
  • 1/2 stick butter, melted for filling
  • 1 box softened cream cheese
  • 1 box ooey gooey cake mix



Preheat oven 350 degrees for metal or glass pan.325 degrees for dark or coated pan.

Grease sides and bottom of 8×8 pan with shortening or oil spray.

Blend ooey cake mix, 1 egg, ½ stick butter in a large bowl.

Beat at medium speed for one minute. Pat the mixture evenly onto bottom of greased pan.

Beat cream cheese in a separate bowl until smooth.

Add 1 egg and ½ stick butter and beat together. Add gooey filling mix and blend together.

Spread filling evenly over the cake butter.

Bake for 35-45 minutes. Do not over bake. The center should be a little gooey.

Cool completely before cutting!