08/19/2013 Sock It To Me Cake


1 pkg yellow cake mix
2 Tbsp brown sugar
2 tsp cinnamon
1 cup pecans, finely chopped
1 cup sour cream
1/2 cup vegetables oil
1/4 cup water
1/4 cup sugar
4 large eggs
1 tsp vanilla


Powdered Sugar
Vanilla Extract

Heat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray a tube or bundt pan with cooking spray.

For the filling, mix 2 tablespoons dry cake mix, the brown sugar, cinnamon and pecans. Set aside.

Mix all the remaining ingredients in a large bowl and beat for 2 minutes. Scrape bowl and beat for an additional 2 minutes.

Batter will be thick, but should be smooth.

Place half of the batter in the pain, sprinkle the filling over the batter and then carefully put the remaining cake batter over the top.

Bake for 50-55 minutes.

Cook for 20-30 minutes, invert on a plate.

Mix together ingredients for the frosting until smooth.

Drizzle the simple powdered sugar glaze over the cake.