Crumb Cake

Crumb Cake


1 box moist yellow cake mix plus ingredients needed
2 1/2 sticks butter melted
1 Cup sugar
1 Tbsp cinnamon
2 1/2 tsp vanilla extract


  1. Prepare yellow cake as directed on box and bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes or until cake holds crumbs.
  2. Mix remaining ingredients with a fork.
  3. Crumble the mixture onto the cake (crumbs are quite wet/soft).
  4. Bake 25 minutes longer until crumb tips turn brown.
  5. Cool and sprinkle with powdered sugar.


Use one 13x9 pan or two square cake pans (8" or 9").

Recipe Type

Food Groups

Total Time
50 min
Prep Time
5 min
Inactive Time
Cook Time
45 min
1 cake
Jill Peterson