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Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

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Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake


This Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake is such a wonderful looking dessert. I have always loved coffee cake and the ones with extra ingredients like nuts ,etc have always been my favorites. This is full of wonderful streusel and topped with a delicious topping.

Nothing beats a wonderful Coffee Cake like this with a gathering of your friends or family around to share it with. Great conversations begin with a good cup of coffee and a good and tasty dessert! This Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake is the perfect dessert for this. Enjoy! 🙂

Ingredients for: Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

  • ¾ cup unsalted butter
    1 teaspoon salt
    1½ cups granulated sugar
    ⅓ cup brown sugar
    2½ teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 large eggs (Farm Fresh is always best)
    ¾ cup sour cream
    1¼ cups milk (any kind)
    3¾ cups flour

Filling for: Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

  • 1 cup brown sugar, light or dark
    1½ tablespoons ground cinnamon
    ½ cup crushed walnuts.

Streusel for: Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

  • 1 cup crushed walnuts. 1 tablespoon flour
    1 tsp baking powder
    ½ tsp cinnamon
    ½ cup firmly packed brown sugar 8 tbsp butter, cubed

Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake

Items needed to make this cake:

Stand Mixed (Hand Mixer will do)
Mixing Bowls Spatulas for scraping bowl
Measuring Cup Whisk

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For a Zesty Cream Cheese Icing check out this CREAM CHEESE FROSTING”

Cinnamon Powdered Glaze:

  • 1 cup confectioners’ sugar
    1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
    1 to 2 Tablespoons milk or cream

Directions for the Glaze:

  1. Mix all the ingredients together and add milk stirring until desired consistency is reached for drizzling over cake.

Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting:

  • 1 pkg. (8 oz.) Cream Cheese, softened ( We like PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese)
    1/4 cup butter, softened (4 Tbsp)
    1 tsp. vanilla
    1 pkg. Confectioners Sugar(16 oz.)
    1-1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon

Directions for Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

  1. Mix Cream cheese, butter, vanilla, and cinnamon together with your paddle attachment on your mixer.
  2. Add the sugar gradually and mix until well blended.
  3. If this ends up a little runny set it in the refrigerator until it thickens enough to spread.

We hope you enjoy this Cinnamon Walnut Coffee Cake. This is just a delicious dessert. Leave us your ideas and recipes to share.

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