"Sunny Boy" Coffee Cake With Caramel Topping

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Total Time
1hr
Prep 20 mins
Cook 40 mins

When I was a kid I found this among Mom's recipes that she had collected or clipped from magazines. I tried it then and really enjoyed it. It was the only way I would eat my "Sunny Boy cereal" at that age. Sunny Boy cereal is like Red River cereal if I am right. We used to call it bird seed cereal.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Pour boiling water over Sunny Boy cereal and stir to blend; let cool.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, cream sugar, butter and eggs.
  3. Add vanilla, Sunny Boy cereal mixture and dry ingredients.
  4. Beat well and put into a greased 9 x 13 inch pan.
  5. Bake at 375 degF for about 30 minutes or till done.
  6. While cake is baking prepare the topping by mixing tog the melted butter, brown sugar and egg, beating it well.
  7. Add the coconut and vanilla.
  8. Spread this topping over hot cake and return to the oven for about 10 more minutes.