My German coffee cake recipe, aka Kaffeekuchen, is a delicious way to learn how to make coffee cake. With nuts and cinnamon, it's fun to make with the kids. They just love to lick the bowl! Because of its ease and deliciousness, this is one of those easy dessert ideas that you'll return to time and time again.
Delicious served with whipped cream, but ice cream would be nice as well. Oma's German Coffee Cake. Perfect for Kaffeeklatsch!
Master this easy method and you are well on your way to creating quick and easy cakes. You can easily alter this German coffee cake recipe by omitting the cinnamon and/or adding raisins.
I added 1/2 cup of raisins to the nut/sugar mixture. Of course, I used almond flavoring, our favorite :-) It was delicious served with whipped cream. Ice cream would be nice as well, but plain is also good.
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*Kaffeeklatsch: /ˈkafeːˌklatsh / (noun) an informal gathering for coffee and chatting
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German Coffee Cake
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