Overnight Berry-Crunch Coffee Cake
I had some extra blueberries and raspberries after a company dinner, and I was looking for a recipe to use them up. I made some alterations to a coffee cake recipe and came up with this delicious overnight bake. —Lisa Varner, El Paso, Texas
Total TimePrep: 30 min. + chilling Bake: 30 min.
- 2/3 cup butter, softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup packed brown sugar, divided
- 2 large eggs
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon, divided
- 1 cup sour cream
- 1/2 cup chopped pecans
- 1 cup fresh blueberries
- 1 cup fresh raspberries
- In a large bowl, cream the butter, sugar and 1/2 cup brown sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla.
- Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and 1 teaspoon cinnamon; add to the creamed mixture alternately with sour cream, beating well after each addition. Spoon half of the batter into a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish.
- Combine the pecans and remaining brown sugar and cinnamon. Sprinkle half of the mixture over batter; layer with berries. Top with remaining batter and sprinkle with remaining pecan mixture. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
- Remove from the refrigerator 30 minutes before baking. Bake at 325° for 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm.
Originally published as Overnight Berry Crunch Coffee Cake in Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook 2013
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