Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 35 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream sugar, butter, egg yolks and vanilla. Add flour,.
  2. sifted with baking powder and salt. Alternatively, mix.
  3. with milk. Fold in beaten egg whites (soft peaks) until.
  4. blended. Pour mixture into a buttered/floured 8 or 9.
  5. inch pan. Spread top with melted butter. Sprinkle sugar,.
  6. cinnamon and nuts. Bake in oven at 350 degrees for.
  7. 30-35 minutes or until inserted toothpick comes out.
  8. clean.
Most Helpful

What a very nice coffee cake this turned out to be for my family! I followed the recipe exactly and used chopped almonds for the topping as my nut of choice. The cake is dense but still moist which is wonderful. Nice flavors. I think I would like a bit more topping or something so I may use more of a cinnamon sugar streusel topping instead of this one for the next go round. It does serve up nicely though as the cake really retains it's shape as you slice it. I doubled this recipe and made a 13x9" cake and it was perfect! No issues at all with doubling and just adjusted the baking time for 45-50 minutes and it was finished. Made this for the Pick A Chef Event 4/2009 where I "adopted" you as one of my chefs! Thanks for a keeper!

HokiesMom April 06, 2009