Lemon Pull-Apart Coffee Cake

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


10 servings

Updated: Feb. 15, 2022
I found this recipe in a newspaper and make it often. I like to bake this coffee cake when unexpected company stops in and I need something speedy to go with a cup of coffee. —Mary Tallman, Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin
Lemon Pull-Apart Coffee Cake Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup golden raisins
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 2 teaspoons grated lemon zest
  • 1 tube (12 ounces) refrigerated buttermilk biscuits
  • GLAZE:
  • 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice


  1. Preheat oven to 375°. In a large bowl, combine the first 5 ingredients. Separate biscuits and cut each into quarters; toss with sugar mixture. Arrange in a greased 9-in. round baking pan.
  2. Bake until golden brown, 20-25 minutes. Immediately invert onto a wire rack. In a small bowl, mix confectioners' sugar and lemon juice until smooth; drizzle over coffee cake. Serve warm.

Nutrition Facts

4 pieces : 175 calories, 5g fat (2g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 315mg sodium, 31g carbohydrate (13g sugars, 0 fiber), 4g protein.