Blueberry Coffee Cake

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Blueberry Coffee Cake: one of the vintage cookbook favorites. Very simple yet amazing !
Blueberry Coffee Cake: one of the vintage cookbook favorites. Very simple yet amazing !

More than hundred years old, this recipe is one of the evergreens baked very often, combined with seasonal berries.

Blueberry Coffee Cake: one of the vintage cookbook favorites. Very simple yet amazing !
In winter, my grandmother used to bake it with jams also. When you see the baking dish dimensions ( 10 x 6 inches) you see that it is not a huge quantity dessert and for that reason, it was baked whenever there was, literary a hand full of fruits or few Tbsp of jam left.

Blueberry Coffee Cake: one of the vintage cookbook favorites. Very simple yet amazing !

What is important to mention is that you should always use washed but dried fruits because if you put the wet ones into the batter they will sink to the bottom and what you get after baking is more like unidentified mass of something impossible to cut evenly. To be honest, if this happens it does not prevent me from having a second slice.

Blueberry Coffee Cake

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Blueberry Coffee Cake
Prep Time 12 minutes
Cook Time 23 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 6
Author 2pots2cook

Ingredients

  • 2 eggs
  • 10 Tbsp sugar
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup butter, room temperature
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • Hand full of blueberries

Instructions

  1. Cover the baking dish (10 x 6 inches) with baking paper.
  2. Preheat the oven to 165 C/ 329 F.
  3. In a medium sized bowl, mix eggs and sugar.
  4. Little by little, add flour, butter and baking powder.
  5. Put the mixture into the baking dish,
  6. Gently press the blueberries into the batter so berries do not sink to the bottom of the sponge.
  7. Bake for 23 minutes or until the sponge gets light brown texture on the top.
  8. Try if baked with toothpick. If it comes our clean, take the sponge out of the oven.
  9. Let it cool.
  10. Before eating, sprinkle with icing sugar.

 

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