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Grandma's Coffee Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Grandma's Coffee Cake, by , is from Food for Friends, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Melissa Nicholas


1/4 cup shortening
1 egg
1/2 cup milk
1 1/2 cup flour
3/4 cup sugar
2 t baking powder
1/2 t salt

1/4 cup brown sugar
1 T flour
1 t cinnamon
1 T butter (more if needed/wanted)

Mix shortening, egg and milk together until blended. Then add in flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Mix until creamy and smooth.

Pour mix into a greased 9X9in pan.

Then mix up your topping. Melt butter in a mug. Dump in brown sugar, cinnamon and flour. Crumble and mix with your fingers then break apart and sprinkle evenly on top of the cake mix. Make more topping if necessary.

Cook at 375 for ~25 minutes or until fork comes out clean.

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
10 minutes




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