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Lemon Blueberry Cake-Mix Baked Oatmeal

  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 1 hr 35 min
  • Servings 15

Part cake, part oatmeal, this creative use for yellow cake mix and quick oats gets its signature flavor from lemon peel, fresh blueberries and a citrus glaze. A real keeper, this recipe is sure to be the hit of any brunch table. MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

Cake

4
cups milk
2
cups quick-cooking oats
1/2
cup butter, cut into tablespoons
1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ yellow cake mix
3
eggs
1
tablespoon finely grated lemon zest
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/4
teaspoon salt
1 1/2
cups fresh blueberries

Glaze

1/2
cup powdered sugar
1
to 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom and sides of 13x9-inch baking dish with cooking spray.
  • 2
    In 4-quart saucepan, heat milk over medium-high heat until just boiling. Reduce heat to medium; stir in oats with spoon. Cook 1 minute, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat. Add butter; stir occasionally for 2 to 3 minutes or until butter has melted. Beat in cake mix, eggs, lemon zest, vanilla and salt with spoon until well blended. Stir in 1 cup of the blueberries. Pour into pan. Sprinkle remaining 1/2 cup berries on top.
  • 3
    Bake 38 to 43 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 30 minutes before glazing.
  • 4
    When ready to serve, in small bowl, stir powdered sugar and 1 tablespoon lemon juice until well blended. If frosting is too thick to drizzle, add additional lemon juice, 1 teaspoon at a time. Drizzle over cake. Use large spoon for serving.

Expert Tips

  • To ensure success in this recipe, use quick-cooking oats for best results.
  • One medium lemon yields about 3 tablespoons juice and 2 to 3 teaspoons grated lemon peel.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
280
Calories from Fat
90
% Daily Value
Total Fat
10g
16%
Saturated Fat
6g
29%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
60mg
20%
Sodium
340mg
14%
Potassium
170mg
5%
Total Carbohydrate
41g
14%
Dietary Fiber
2g
7%
Sugars
22g
Protein
5g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%
8%
Vitamin C
2%
2%
Calcium
15%
15%
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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