Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 25 mins
Cook 40 mins

This unlikely sounding combination makes a wonderful moist chocolatey cake that is great for snacks or lunches. It's a family favorite.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Pour the boiling water over the oatmeal in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Let stand 10 minutes.
  3. Add the margarine to the hot mixture.
  4. When the margarine is melted add the two sugars and mix well.
  5. Mix dry ingredients and add to oatmeal mixture along with about half of the chocolate chips.
  6. Pour the mixture into 9x13 inch pan and sprinkle with remaining chocolate chips and the nuts Bake in 350 degree oven 40 minutes or until done.


Most Helpful

I love this cake! So easy! My mom used to make this while I was growing up and it was such a treat. Now I make it for my family with the same great results. I used real butter instead of margarine and I used walnuts in the topping. Thanks for posting!

Darling76 February 02, 2009

this is a simply fantastic cake. very simple and oh so moist

Josh buster January 18, 2009

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