Overnight Coffee Cake for Overnight Guests
If you are looking to save time, this overnight coffee cake, makes a perfect make ahead breakfast recipe. We had house guests this week and it was so nice to have this coffee cake ready to pull out of the refrigerator and bake in the morning! This coffee cake has all the flavors you love and is light and fluffy. The secret is the topping and the icing. It is indulgent and makes it taste extra special. The recipe comes together quite easily too. Here is a list of great make ahead breakfast recipes you will love. If you like breakfast recipes, you must make my shake and pour pancake recipe. It makes a great gift for a new mom, a friend who is struggling, or gift it just for fun! ….. and drum roll please for the best quiche ever recipe. This one does not disappoint and can be made ahead for a easy breezy morning. It even freezes!
Overnight Coffee Cake
Overnight Coffee Cake Recipe
- 3/4 cup butter, softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup sour cream
- 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/2 cup chopped pecans or walnuts
- 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar
- 3 tablespoons milk
- 1/2 tsp vanilla
In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine the flour, baking soda, nutmeg, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and salt, add to the creamed mixture alternately with sour cream. Pour into a greased 13″ x 9″ x 2″ baking dish.
In a small bowl, combine the brown sugar, pecans and cinnamon; sprinkle over coffee cake. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
Remove from the refrigerator 30 minutes before baking.
Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees F for 35-40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes. Combine powdered sugar, vanilla and milk. Drizzle over warm coffee cake.