Coffee Cake Recipe From The Harried Housewife

Cooking, Baking, and Making author Cynthia O’Hara (the Harried Housewife) has a new coffee cake recipe, take a look!

Ingredients

  • As seen on WKTV NEWSChannel 2
  • TOPPING
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) cold butter, cut into pieces
  • CAKE
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) cold butter, cut into pieces
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Grease an 8-inch round baking pan with shortening; dust with flour. For topping, in a medium bowl, combine the 1/4 cup flour, brown sugar, and cinnamon. Using a pastry blender or 2 knives, cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. For cake, in a large bowl, combine the 1 1/2 cups flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. Using a pastry blender or 2 knives, cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. In a medium bowl, whisk together milk, egg, and vanilla. Add to the flour mixture; mix well. Transfer to prepared pan. Sprinkle with topping. Bake until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, 25 to 30 minutes. Cool 20 minutes. Serve warm or completely cooled. Makes 8 servings.

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