Creagh's Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Creagh's Cinnamon Coffee Cake Recipe

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Jackie Bailey

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I've had this recipe for 30 yrs. My friend Creagh always made this for our Christmas breakfast buffet. It uses 1 1/2 cups of butter, but is simply delicious and easy to make. It is so good with coffee or tea, but makes a good, easy dessert too. It is placed in a COLD OVEN to start.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 cup
butter
1 cup
sugar
2
eggs
1 cup
milk
3 cups
sifted all-purpose flour
3 tsp.
baking powder
1/2 tsp.
salt
1 tsp.
vanilla

TOPPING

1 cup
brown sugar
1 cup
chopped nuts (your choice)
2 Tbsp
flour
1 Tbsp
ground cinnamon
1/2 cup
melted butter

How to Make Creagh's Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1cream well the 1 cup butter and 1 cup sugar. Add eggs, and beat well. Add milk and sifted dry ingredients alternately.
  • 2For Topping, mix together the 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup chopped nuts, 2 tbsp. flour, and 1 tbsp. cinnamon.
  • 3Put 1/2 the dough into greased 9/13 inch pan. Sprinkle half of the topping over the dough. Pour half of the melted butter over the filling (1/4 cup). Repeat steps with remaining half of dough,(may need to use a spatula to smooth out dough, as it is a bit sticky) continue with remaining topping, and remaining 1/4 cup melted butter. Don't stir or swirl topping into batter.
  • 4Place pan in a COLD oven. Set oven at 350 degrees. Bake 35-40 minutes.

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About Creagh's Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast, Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American




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