How to Make Coffee Cake?

Coffee Cake is eaten as part of meal of breakfast. It may also be eaten during coffee break. It is given and served to guests as a hospitality gesture. This cake has flavour of coffee or is coffee- made. They are cakes with single layer. The layer is ring shaped as Bundt or square as Stollen or rectangular as loaf-shaped cakes. This dish has flavours of fruits and nuts. They have crumb toppings that are called streusel and drizzle. The dish has similarity to teacakes as they are baked items served with tea.

The dish namely coffee cake is very delicious and great in all special events of one’s life. It tastes amazing and awesome. It is easy-to-make and a simple dish. It is a homey treat that is served by all moms to their children and everybody rest in the family and outside. This dish may be a proof to your mother’s best cooking skills.


Coffee Cake is a confectionary relished by one and all. They are served on Valentine’s Day, Easter, birthdays, New Year’s Eve, Christmas Eve, engagements and anniversaries. This dish enhances the mood, delights the consumer, energizes and boosts up children. The sugar content in this recipe is quite good for all.

Important types of Coffee Cake are as follows-

  • Quick Coffee Cake.
  • Amazing Pecan coffee cake.
  • Raspberry almond coffee cake.
  • Buttery coffee cake.
  • Cranberry upside-down coffee cake.
  • Blueberry Coffee Cake III.
  • Jewish Coffee Cake.
  • Streusel Coffee Cake.
  • Kentucky Butter cake.
  • Sour cream Coffee Cake III.
  • Chocolate cookie coffee cake.
  • Mini coffee cake I.
  • Autumn coffee cake.
  • Irish cream chocolate coffee cake.
  • Sopapilla coffee cake pie.


For the sponginess of the cake (using walnut)-

  • Walnut pieces 50 grams.
  • Caster sugar 225 grams.
  • Butter soft and unsalted, added some for purposes of greasing.
  • Plain flour 200 grams.
  • Espresso powder instant 4 teaspoons.
  • Baking powder 2 ½ teaspoons.
  • Bicarbonate of soda ½ teaspoons.
  • Large eggs 4
  • Milk- 1 to 2 tablespoons.

For frosting of butter cream-

  • Icing sugar 350 grams.
  • Butter unsalted soft 175 grams.
  • Espresso powder 2 ½ teaspoons instant and dissolved in boiling water.
  • Walnut halves 10 for decorating.


  • Oven is preheated to 180 C.
  • Two 8 inch/20 cm sandwich tins and base line of each is buttered with parchment of baking.
  • Put sugar and pieces of walnut into processor of food and make a nutty and fine powder.
  • Add flour, espresso powder 4 teaspoons, bicarbonates, eggs, 225 grams butter and baking powder and make the batter smooth.
  •  Milk is added in the grinder which still runs so as to loosen the mixture of cake. The mixture should have dropping consistency and soft. Milk is added in required amounts. If the dish is made by hands then bash nuts to rubbly powder and mix it with dry ingredients. Butter and sugar is creamed together. Beat eggs and dry ingredients alternately. Add milk then.
  •  Bake in oven for 25 minutes or till sponge becomes raised and feels that it is springy to touch.
  • Cool cakes for 10 minutes. Before this peel off baking parchment.
  • When sponges have cooled, make butter cream.
  •  Pulse icing sugar in processor of food till it becomes lump-free. Add butter. Process to form smooth icing.
  • Espresso powder instant is dissolved in 1 tablespoon of boiling water. Add when still in high temperature to processor. Blend into utter cream.
  • If dish is hand-made, sieve icing sugar, beat into butter with usage of wooden spoon.
  • Beat in high temperature of coffee liquid.
  • Place sponge on your serving plate.
  • The cake has its own charm and frosting is fine. Butter cream may ooze out from middle.
  • Put walnut halves into icing top totally around edge of circle.