Blueberry Buckle Coffee Cake

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Tracy Heeren

By
@traceoffyre

A few years ago, my parents where coming for a visit and I was looking for some sort of coffee cake to make for my Dad who loves blueberries. I found a blueberry buckle recipe that sounded promising and I did make it but it turned out to be a bit bland, so I adapted the recipe to have a bit more blueberries and a bit more flavor by adding vanilla and lemon and the brown sugar and cinnamon in the streusel topping. This is what I ended up with and my family couldn't get enough. I hope you like it as much as we do.

Rating:

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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • CAKE BATTER INGREDIENTS:

  • 3/4 c
    white sugar
  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 1
    egg
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon juice (more or less to taste)
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon rind
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    milk
  • 2 c
    blueberries (fresh works best)
  • STRUESSAL TOPPING INGREDIENTS:

  • 1/4 c
    white sugar
  • 1/4 c
    light or golden brown sugar
  • 1/3 c
    flour
  • 1/4 c
    butter, softened
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon (or more to taste)
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla (optional)

How to Make Blueberry Buckle Coffee Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat Oven 375 degrees. Grease 8x8 inch square pan.
  2. Cream together 3/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup butter, egg, 1 tsp. vanilla, and 1 tbsp. lemon juice.
  3. In separate bowl, mix 2 tbsp. of flour with blueberries. This is so the berries don't sink to the bottom. Set aside.
  4. In separate bowl, mix remaining 2 cups flour (minus the 2 tbsp. used for the blueberries), 2 tsp. baking powder, 1/2 tsp. salt and tbsp. lemon rind together.
  5. Stir the flour mixture into the sugar mixture alternating with the 1/2 cup milk.
  6. Stir/fold the flour coated blueberries into the batter. Pour into greased pan.
  7. For the topping: combine the 1/4 white sugar, 1/4 cup brown sugar, 1/3 cup flour, 1/2 tsp. cinnamon, 1/4 cup butter and 1 tsp. vanilla. Sprinkle over the batter.
  8. Bake at 375 degrees for 25 to 30 minutes. Cake is done when a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean.

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About Blueberry Buckle Coffee Cake

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast, Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Canadian




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