My mom introduced us to this cake and it is delicious. It tastes a bit sweeter than a coffee cake...maybe the amount of brown sugar has something to do with that!
Gram's Best Brown Sugar Cake
1 box yellow cake mix
1 small vanilla instant pudding
2/3 cup water
2/3 cup sour cream
1/2 cup oil
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup chopped pecans (optional)
Mix first six ingredients in a mixing bowl for 3 minutes.
Add brown sugar and (optional) nuts.
Pour into greased bundt cake pan.
Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.
Cool in pan for 15 minutes.
Invert onto a plate and dust with powdered sugar.