Accompanying a cup of coffee with a soft and moist slice of cake doesn’t only make the experience so much more delicious, but also makes the day a little better with a sweet dose of dessert! Right from pretty cakes loaded with lots of fruity ingredients to simple sweet preparations topping with a glossy glaze, from heavily decorated coffee cakes to the ones adorned with a toothsome crunch or crumble, here are 30 Drool-Worthy Coffee Cake Recipes That are Much More Than Just Scrumptious!
21. Butter Crumb Coffee Cake
Crowned with a crunchy yet amazingly sweet crumb topping combining lots of cold butter, flour, cinnamon, brown sugar, a little vanilla, and some powdered sugar, this delectable coffee cake overflows with butter yet with a rightly balanced texture and flavour! What goes for the base cake and its extra moistness is some buttermilk added into the batter. A breathtakingly luscious filling of brown sugar and cinnamon is sandwiched between two of the sponge cake layers, while the crumb work for the last additions of beauty to the cake – also signifying the idea that it’s meant to be clubbed with coffee. Head to the below recipe by Life Love Liz to learn the simple steps of preparation for the dessert.
Recipe Details : lifeloveliz
22. Blueberry Lemon Cream Cheese Coffee Cake
A few things like this amalgamation of exceptionally relishing elements is bound to satisfy one and all’s sweet tooth. And the reason behind the same is the wonderful coming together of a moist and buttery cake, a luxurious cheesecake-like filling, a crunchy topping of streusel and a sweet and pretty glaze! What brightens up the aforesaid flavours is the introduction of lots of fresh blueberries and lemon in the simple coffee cake recipe. Lemon zest not only grabs a spot in the sponge batter, but also the cream cheese filling is loaded with lemon extract, while milk in the glaze is replaced by a little lemon juice. Blueberries come into play when whipping up the cream cheese filling.
Recipe Details : justbakedbyme
23. Apple Crisp Coffee Cake
Apple desserts are surely a reason worthy enough to wait for fall, but rushing towards getting it serve-ready is what this incredible Apple Crisp Coffee Cake would make you do. Bake up a moist and ultra-palatable coffee cake nestled with little chunks of fresh and juicy apples, loaded with a crumb topping. and brown sugar glaze. The cake batter as well as the crumb topping oozes the fragrance of cinnamon, while the other ingredients for the topping include flour, light brown sugar, chopped pecans, cinnamon, salt, and butter. While chopped pecans bring out a peculiar yet amazing crunch to the buttery cake, a rich glaze of brown sugar, butter and apple cider drizzled on the top adds to the tenderness of the treat.
Recipe Details : spicysouthernkitchen
24. Easy Coffee Cake Recipe
Why is it titled Easy has been rightly showcased by one of the simplest coffee cake recipes shared by My Wife Can Cook, wherein you begin with a yellow cake mix to whip up the base cake loaf. It doesn’t call for you to get things done from the very scratch, instead keeps it surprisingly easy to recreate – the key is to mix up the cake mix, and prepare the topping on the side while the cake bakes, finally topping the baked treat with the crumbly goodness and letting it bake once again. Apart from the boxed cake mix and ingredients specified on the package, you are also going to need a little vanilla, some cold butter, lots of flour, brown sugar, a little cinnamon, and white powdered sugar for sprinkling.
Recipe Details : mywifecancook
25. Cinnamon Streusel Coffee Bundt Cake
Every slice of this Cinnamon Streusel Coffee Bundt Cake is a glorious treat – thanks to the magnetic aroma of cinnamon spreading through the house right from the time of baking the dessert, plus those awesome flavours that the tender, moist cake comes with. The lovely sponge layer gets sour cream for the added softness, while a rich and thick layer of cinnamon rests in the center of the cake which makes it absolutely irresistible. You top the cake off with lots of brown sugar-cinnamon streusel, finally drizzling a sweet vanilla icing to work out some touches of splendour. In fact, this cake shaped in that gorgeous bundt formation is just about everything you were hoping for to couple up your morning coffee with!
Recipe Details : bakedbyrachel
26. Cream Cheese Stuffed Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Coffee Cake
Here’s a thing of prettiness that would leave everyone struggling to take their eyes off of its winsome appeal – a super toothsome and moist banana bread coffee cake that has been richly showered with a crunchy topping of cinnamon walnut streusel and a glossy white vanilla drizzle. The sponge loaded with mashed bananas is charmed with a burst of chocolate brought by lots of chocolate chips going into the batter. If you love extra crunch, you can always add walnuts into the bread as well as throw in some more chopped nuts for garnishing. Special mention here goes to a cheesecake-like layer of cream cheese resting in the midst of the banana bread. Learn how you can prepare the cake with steps shared by Carl’s Bad Cravings.
Recipe Details : carlsbadcravings
27. Irish Chocolate Coffee Bundt Cake
Indulge in a mind-blowing chocolate lover’s dream come true that not only looks unbeatable in terms of its appearance, but is also the ultimate chocolate cake when it comes to its taste. Delicious Irish cream liqueur is poured into the double chocolate cake batter, while that extra rich chocolate glaze travelling down the bundt curves offers so much more creaminess to the crumbly cake. And yes, even the glaze made with lots of bittersweet chocolate has been infused with Irish Cream, while the integration of coffee in the bread layer intensifies the flavour of chocolate even more, going magically well with Irish cream at the same time. The boozy dessert is a literal piece of cake to prepare.
Recipe Details : bakedbyanintrovert
28. Kahlua Coffee Cake
Alternating layers of amazingly tender bread and cinnamon pecan streusel are assembled in a cake pan before allowing the union to bake for a while. That heartwarming crumble topping is nothing but a nutty and buttery mixture made into small chunky pebbles of dough, which are further sprinkled over the surface of the cake. Kahlua is added into the preparation by poking holes in the cake and drizzling the liqueur with some powdered sugar over the warm cake. For the ingredients, you will need some all purpose flour, granulated sugar, baking powder, baking soda, sea salt, sour cream, unsalted butter, eggs, vanilla extract, chopped pecans, sugar, ground cinnamon, Kahlua coffee liquor and some powdered sugar.
Recipe Details : aspicyperspective
29. Strawberry Coffee Cake Recipe
Even the most basic of vanilla cakes can be turned into a piece of extraordinaire with a few little tweaks, as demonstrated by this super cool one of all coffee cake recipes. To expand on the tweaks, this delicious cake is lined with a thick layer of sliced, juicy strawberries, which further rests underneath another layer of crumbly topping. The cake layer calls for some flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, some eggs, milk, vanilla, melted butter, and a few freshly sliced strawberries, whereas the topping is a brilliant amalgamation of flour, sugar and butter. Once, the three layers have been assembled in the pan, you need to bake the preparation for about half an hour, and voila! The dessert is all set to devour!
Recipe Details : thesemisweetsisters
30. Strawberry Cream Cheese Stuffed Sour Cream Coffee Cake
Another name for sheer grandeur, this glorious preparation seems too good to be a called a simple breakfast coffee cake! A tender cake layer loaded with lots of sour cream for that element of unbeatable moistness is delighted by a fresh strawberry filling of sugar, cornstarch, lemon juice and the berries in between. A divine and super velvety cheesecake layer accompanies the strawberry filling, while a cherishing crumb cake layer rests on top of the sponge. If that wasn’t amazing enough, the crumbles are further adorned with a butter, sugary yet truly crunchy coconut pecan streusel topping, finally decorated with a sweet plus tangy lemon glaze. Garnish with chopped strawberries and serve!
Recipe Details : carlsbadcravings
The above coffee cake recipes make sure you don’t need to put your baking or cake-making skills to tough test in order to end up in a melt-in-the-mouth treat for a cherishing breakfast or brunch. No matter if it’s the aroma of cinnamon you love, or simply want to grab a bite of nutty crunch layered within a moist cake, getting it all done is not a deal of more than a few minutes!