Easy Coffee Cake

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by ItalianMomof2

I obtained this recipe from Paula Deen's cookbook, "The Lady & Sons Savannah Country Cookbook. It was the easiest recipe I have ever made and it tasted so good. I have also made the recipe substituting Splenda for the sugar and it came out just as good!

Top Review by JanetLee52

Such a great dessert! I am so happy to have found this recipe. Breakfast and brunch will never be the same :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat Oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Spray bottom of 13x9 baking dish with a non-stick cooking spray. (Original recipe does not have this step, but i included it to make the removal of the cake easier).
  3. Spread one can of the Crescent Rolls in the bottom of the 13x9 Pan. Pinch all the edges together to make one sheet.
  4. Cream together 3/4 cup of sugar, cream cheese, Vanilla and egg yolk till creamy and smooth.
  5. Spread mixture over the Crescent rolls.
  6. Top with the second package of Crescent Rolls. Again, pinch together all the edges to make it one sheet.
  7. Beat the egg white till frothy and spread on top.
  8. Sprinkle the top with the remaining 1/4 cup of sugar and Pecans evenly.
  9. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes till nice and golden brown.

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