RECIPE: looking for: coffe cake with crumb topping

gerizone5September 23, 2005

HI,

Does anyone have a real good tried and true recipe for a plain vanilla coffe cake with a nice crumb topping. A friend requested this and I've looked through so many recipes but can't decide which sounds best. Thanks for any help you all may give.

Geri

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
cindy_5ny

Hi, here's one that I've been making for years - as an interesting note, it is from a friend who is an opera singer!

Streusel Coffeecake
Source: My friend JoAnne

1/3 cup butter
1 cup sugar
1 egg
2 cups flour
3 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
1 cup milk

Crumb topping:
1/3 cup butter
1/2 cup flour
1/3 cup brown sugar
1 tsp cinnamon

Cream butter, sugar and egg together. Mix dry ingredients, add alternately with milk to creamed mixture. Beat until smooth. Pour into greased and floured 9x9 pan.

Cut butter into dry ingredients, mix until crumbly. Spoon over batter.

Bake at 350 for 40-45 minutes.

Cindy

    Bookmark   September 23, 2005 at 1:25PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ginger_st_thomas

I can sure vouch for the recipe below. It's very good. If you want it plainer, just don't put the layer of filling in & just put it on top with the rest of the streusel.

Here is a link that might be useful: Coffee Cake

    Bookmark   September 23, 2005 at 4:47PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ann_t

Being making this cake for over 20 years. One of my son's favourites.

Ann

Home Cookin Chapter: Recipes From Thibeault's Table

Cherry Coffee Cake

2 1/4 cp all purpose flour
3/4 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup butter
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 egg beaten
3/4 cup buttermilk or sour milk (add lemon juice to milk)
1 can cherry pie filling

Preheat oven to 350°F

Combine flour and sugar in large bowl. Cut in butter until mixture is crumbly. Set aside 1/2 cup of mixture. To remainder add baking powder and soda. Combine egg and milk. Add to dry ingredients, stir just until moistened. Spread two-thirds of the batter over bottom and part way up side of greased 9 inch springform pan. Spoon pie filling over batter. Drop spoonfuls of remaining batter over filling. sprinkle with reserved crumb mixture. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes or until done.

    Bookmark   September 23, 2005 at 10:30PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
gerizone5

Thank you all--you can be sure I will bake and sample each and everyone of them.

Geri

    Bookmark   September 26, 2005 at 10:36AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ginger_st_thomas

You're welcome!

    Bookmark   September 26, 2005 at 5:02PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
shaun

I've made this one several times, each time it's a hit! You ever had Starbucks Classic Coffee Cake? This is that recipe! Yes it is!

-Topping-
1 c flour (all purpose)
1 c light brown sugar packed
1/2 c butter softened
1tsp cinnamon
1/2 c chopped pecans
-cake-
1 cup butter softened
3/4 c light brown sugar packed
1/2 c sugar
2 eggs
1 1/2 tsp vanilla
2 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
1/3 c milk
preheat oven 325°
Make topping by combining flour w/brown sugar, stick of butter and cinnamon in medium bowl. Mixture should have consistency of moist sand. Add pecans.
In large bowl, cream butter, brown sugar, sugar w/mixer til smooth and fluffy. Add eggs, vanilla and mix well.
In a Separate bowl combine flour, baking powder, salt. Add dry mixture to moist ingredients, a little at a time. Add milk and mix well. Spoon batter into 9 x 13 pan, buttered and dusted with light coating of flour.
Sprinkle crumb topping over batter, be sure topping completely covers batter. Bake cake for 50 mins or until edges begin to turn light brown.
Cool and slice. Serves 8

    Bookmark   October 3, 2005 at 7:31PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
LOOKING for: Basic jelly roll, 2 or less eggs, non-dairy
Hi, all. It's unbelievable, how there still is no decent...
jally
RECIPE: Pumpkin Dump Cake
Wanting to take Pumpkin Dump Cake to work and wondered...
cjwood
RECIPE: merita fruitcake
Some of you may remember a fruitcake sold by Merita...
bws1955
RECIPE: Recipe: Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
It is a good one, I have made it many times for many...
sheshe
RECIPE: Food processor apple cake/kuchen recipe
Hi everyone, I hope someone can help me find this recipe,...
lccntryrox
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™