Coffee Cake

Tammi Preston


I've been making this coffee cake for 30 years! It's always been a family and friend favorite. There won't be any leftovers!

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This delicate coffee cake brings back childhood memories of enjoying crumb cakes with my family at the breakfast table. The additions of pecans in this recipe is a wonderful treat... and a must-try! Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


★★★★★ 10 votes

10 Min
25 Min


  • 1
    beaten egg
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 2 Tbsp
    melted shortening
  • 1 c
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp

  • 1/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
    melted butter
  • 1/2 c
    broken nuts

How to Make Coffee Cake


  1. Combine egg, sugar, milk, and shortening. Add flour, baking powder, and salt. Pour into an 8x8 baking pan. Sprinkle with the topping mixture. Bake at 375 degrees for 20-25 minutes. Enjoy!

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About Coffee Cake

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Recipe For: The Best Coffee Cake

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