National Coffee Cake Day – April 7

National Coffee Cake Day

Coffee Cake

Facts on Coffee Cake 

  • The Danish came up with the earliest versions of coffee cake, in 17th century in Europe.
  • It became a custom to enjoy a delicious sweet and yeasty type of bread when drinking coffee beverages.
  • There are many available combinations, everything from blueberry coffee cakes to cinnamon walnut coffee cake.
  • The hole in the center of coffee cakes is a relatively recent innovation—it became popular in the 1950’s.
  • This “Bundt pan” was invented to allowed heavier batters to be cooked all the way through without any dough left unbaked in the center.