Walnut Spiced Coffee Cake

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Judy Kaye

By
@paintedcookie

I went looking for a great Walnut cake and I found it in this one. Hope you will like it too. Make sure to read this recipe all the way through before starting. PREPARE THE TOPPING FIRST!
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Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 1/4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
pumpkin pie spices
1/4 tsp
salt
6 Tbsp
warm butter
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
white sugar
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
buttermilk
1 c
confectioners' sugar
1-2 Tbsp
milk

TOPPING

2/3 c
all purpose flour
1/3 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/3 c
white sugar
2 tsp
pumpkin pie spices
6 Tbsp
unsalted butter, cold and cubed
pinch
salt
1 1/3 c
coarsely chopped walnuts

How to Make Walnut Spiced Coffee Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350'
  • 2Coat an 8 inch cake pan with cooking spay and line with parchment.
  • 3In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, pumpkin pie spice and salt. Set aside.
  • 4In another large bowl, beat butter and sugars on medium speed until creamy and blended, about 3 minutes. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Add vanilla and beat until smooth.
  • 5On low speed, beat in the flour mixture in three additions, alternating with buttermilk. Beat for 2 minutes.
  • 6Spoon half of the batter into the prepared pan. Sprinkle half of the topping over the batter. Spoon remaining batter over topping. Sprinkle remaining topping over top of cake.
  • 7Bake at 350 degrees F for 50 to 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center of cake comes out clean. Cool completely on wire rack. Loosen edges with a knife or small spatula. Cut into 12 equal pieces.
  • 8Topping: In a medium bowl stir together flour, sugars, pumpkin pie spice and salt. With a pastry cutter,cut butter into the mixture. Stir in walnuts. Refrigerate.
  • 9In a small bowl, mix together confectioners' sugar and just enough milk to get a good drizzling consistency. Drizzle over cake squares and allow to set before serving.

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About Walnut Spiced Coffee Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtag: #walnuts