Submitted by:
This is called Lazy Day Cake because the broiled frosting is so easy!
Recipe from

Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 30 minutes plus 2 minutes

Difficulty: Easy - for beginners
Serves: 8


Cake Ingredients:
2/3 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter
1/2 cup whipping cream
1 2/3 cups sugar
4 LAND O LAKES® All-Natural Eggs
2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
1 Tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt

Frosting Ingredients:
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 cup chopped pecans
1/3 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, melted
1/3 cup whipping cream or milk


Instructions for Cake:
Prep -
Heat oven to 350°F.
Grease and flour 13x9-inch baking pan; set aside.

Combine 2/3 cup butter and 1/2 cup whipping cream in 1-quart saucepan.
Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally, until butter is melted (6 to 7 minutes).
Set aside.
Combine sugar and eggs in large bowl.
Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy.
Add melted butter mixture, flour, baking powder and salt.
Continue beating until well mixed.
Spread batter into prepared pan.
Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

Instructions for Frosting:
Heat broiler.
Stir together all frosting ingredients in small bowl until well mixed.
Spread over warm cake.
Broil 2 to 4 inches from heat until bubbly all over (2 to 4 minutes).
Cool 15 minutes.
Serve cake warm or cool.

Spotted a problem?
Did you submit this recipe?
Do you want to make a change?
Send a message via Facebook.