Little Cinnamon Crumb Cakes

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

makes 12...delicious with tea or coffee

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Line muffin tins with cake liners, set aside.
  2. Preheat oven to 350*.
  3. Combine crumb mixture into small bowl, mix with fingers till crumbs form.set aside.
  4. to prepare BATTER:.
  5. whisk flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in medium bowl, add oil, eggs and vanilla and beat vigorously with heavy spoon , just until batter is blended.
  6. Do not overbeat.
  7. Spoon batter into pans, scatter the crumbs over the tops ,pressing them in gently.
  8. Bake until tops are springy when lightly touched and crumbs are crisp.about 40 minutes.
  9. Cool in pan on wire rack for 5 minute.
  10. Cut out cakes if overflowed with a sharp knife.carefully unmold the cakes.
  11. sErve warm or at room temperature.


Most Helpful

I gave it 3 stars because "I liked it" but didn't love it. I made it exactly as written, except I didn't cook them anywhere near 40 minutes. It was more like 30, and I still think they were dry and overcooked. Next time I will take them out at more like 25 minutes, and/or turn the temperature down a bit. It was a very simple recipe, so would use it again for a quick something sweet.

Gingernut September 04, 2006

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