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Orange Coffee Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Orange Coffee Cake, by , is from The Donovan Family Online Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

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Added: Wednesday, November 7, 2007


1 egg
2 cups flour
8 T shortening, melted
1/3 tsp salt
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup orange juice
grated rind of 1 orange
4 tsp baking powder
1/2 cup sugar
2 T soft butter
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup finely chopped nuts, or coconut
1 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp nutmeg

Preheat oven to 375ļF.
Add millk, sugar, salt and zest to well-beaten egg. Add 1/2 cup flour and shortening. Add orange juice and remaining flour, sifted with baking powder. Pour into a greased round pan.
Combine topping ingredients and sprinkle overr batter. Bake 20 to 30 minutes.

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