Heather's Coffee Cake


Laura Wooley

Posted April 5, 2022 (Last updated April 5, 2022)



Total Time

1hrs 10mins



This easy cinnamon and sour cream coffee cake is so good you'll want it for breakfast and dessert.


  • Butter icon
    Butter230 gsoftened
  • White sugar icon
    White sugar460 g
  • Egg icon
  • Sour cream icon
    Sour cream240 ml
  • Vanilla extract icon
    Vanilla extract1 ½ teaspoons
  • All purpose flour icon
    All purpose flour260 g
  • Baking powder icon
    Baking powder1 teaspoon
  • Pecan pieces icon
    Pecan pieces125 gchopped
  • Ground cinnamon icon
    Ground cinnamon1 teaspoon

  • 1. Pre-heat oven - 175°C
  • 2. Grease and flour a clean round pan
  • 3. Add butter and white sugar to a clean stand mixer bowl
  • 4. Cream until fluffy
  • 5. Add egg to the batter
  • 6. Beat
  • 7. Add egg to the batter
  • 8. Beat
  • 9. Add sour cream and vanilla extract to the batter
  • 10. Fold until combined
  • 11. Add all purpose flour and baking powder to a clean small bowl and mix
  • 12. Transfer dry ingredients to batter
  • 13. Fold until just combined
  • 14. Add pecan pieces, white sugar and ground cinnamon to a clean small bowl and stir
  • 15. Transfer one third of batter to round pan
  • 16. Transfer three quarters of nuts to round pan
  • 17. Transfer the rest of batter to round pan
  • 18. Transfer the rest of nuts to round pan
  • 19. Bake and let cool - 55 min, 175°C
  • 20. Serve

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