Ooey Gooey Butter Cake

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Ample Hills Creamery

By Brian Smith and Jackie Cuscuna

Published 2014

  • About

This flavor is second only to Salted Crack Caramel in popularity. Nothing is sweeter, more sinful, or more of a guilty pleasure than Ooey Gooey Butter Cake. It’s exactly the indulgence you need to mend a broken heart. Originally a St. Louis tradition, the cake is something Brian first had during summers at Trout Lake in upstate New York. Hilda, the grand matron of Trout Lake, made the cakes for potluck dinners. Brian asked her for the recipe, but she said