Easy Coffee Cake Recipe with Brown Sugar and Pecans
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An easy coffeecake recipe made with flour, sugar, milk, and butter, and topped with brown sugar, cinnamon and pecans. Serve this coffee cake warm for breakfast, brunch or dessert.
Recipe type: Brunch
Cuisine: American
Serves: 6-9
  • 1 cup sifted flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup milk
  • 2 Tablespoons melted butter
  • 2 egg whites
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
Crumb Topping
  • ½ cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ cup finely chopped pecans
Cooking Equipment Needed:
  • Large mixing bowl
  • 9" x 9" baking pan, greased and floured
  • small mixing bowl
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Sift dry ingredients (flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt) together into a large mixing bowl.
  3. Add milk, egg whites, butter and vanilla. Beat at medium speed with an electric mixer for three minutes.
  4. Pour into a greased and floured 9" x 9" pan.
  5. In a small mixing bowl, combine ingredients for the crumb topping and sprinkle on top of the coffeecake batter.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes.
Cut and serve warm with vanilla sauce drizzled over the top. It is also delicious used as a dessert and served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top.

This easy coffeecake recipe serves 6-9 depending on how you cut the pieces.
Recipe by Vintage Cooking at https://www.vintagecooking.com/easy-coffeecake-recipe/