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Coffee cake recipes

13 Recipes

Perk up your afternoon with a slice of one of our indulgent coffee cakes. Try classic coffee & walnut sponge or add a chocolatey twist with our chococcino cake.

155 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a classic coffee cake with ease. You can freeze the sponges if you want to save time later on. Ideal for a bake sale, birthday party or coffee morning

50 mins
49 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Boozy coffee and walnut cake is the perfect party sponge- serve at afternoon tea, cake sales and birthdays

30 mins
89 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

The classic combo is made extra sumptuous with mascarpone frosting - a traditional sponge for cake sales and parties

1 hr and 15 mins
22 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

These individual cupcakes with coffee frosting are easy to make and look great on a cake stand

47 mins
36 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This recipe pairs a nutty meringue with coffee-flavoured Victoria sponge. No wonder it made it into the top three in our 20th birthday cake competition

1 hr and 20 mins
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16 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

A delicious but lighter version of teatime favourite, coffee and walnut cake

1 hr and 15 mins
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5 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The warmth of coffee and chilli combine beautifully with chocolate in this impressive dinner party dessert, finish with double cream

1 hr and 5 mins
52 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Coffee mornings were made for this moreish cappuccino cake, and it's ready in under an hour

55 mins
67 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

We know you all love coffee cake as much as chocolate cake, so why not combine the two?

40 mins
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A proper teatime cake – dark and dense and topped with crunchy toasted hazelnuts. It'll keep in a tin for up to 5 days, or you can freeze it

1 hr and 25 mins
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20 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This creamy chocolate and coffee layer cake has real wow factor and is ideal for a celebration

1 hr and 35 mins
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23 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Give coffee cake the ultimate upgrade - layer with chocolate hazelnut frosting, add a creamy topping and sprinkle with crushed nuts

1 hr and 55 mins
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8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Combine the holy trinity of chocolate, coffee and hazelnut for a blissfully indulgent cake. It makes the perfect centrepiece dessert at a family dinner

1 hr and 10 mins
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