Cinnamon Streuesel Coffee Cake – Martha Stewart Style

With everything we have had going on lately, I decided it was far past time to create a baked miracle in the kitchen! I love sweets, and we usually end up with either prepackaged processed or something from the local bakery or store. I am a girl who loves coffee and what better to go with a perfectly crafted cuppa, that a Cinnamon Streusel Coffee Cake Recipe that I stumbled across.

I almost cringe when I see Martha Stewart as the creator, nothing bad here! I actually love Martha and would love to be as naturally inclined at everything ‘home’ she is. We have successfully made her salisbury steak in the past, and though a little complex, was well worth the effort. So we decided to give this a try and are so glad we did! As an added tip, she has a banana coconut version I would be very willing to try, that sounds like it will add a whole new layer of flavor.

We followed this one ver batim and had great results that everyone loved! This is one I could highly recommend to anyone with a sweet tooth that loves cinnamon!

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I love the smell of baking ingredients, and I love cinnamon….as you all well know 🙂

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A nice and crumbly consistency for the streusel.

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They cake ingredients mixed really well, we went a little longer than normal to make the cake more dense for the final consistency.

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We formed the prettiest little peaks, it was such a firm batter.

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Fresh pecans from New Mexico, roasted in the oven and chopped for the filling and the streusel…Yummy!

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This turned into the most scandalous middle goo ever!

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Gorgeous layers put in and ready to go into the oven once it is spread.

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Almost ready to bake!

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This is the magic – that cinnamon and brown sugar happiness that makes the strusel.

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Somehow I think I may start with the streusel layer first next time, just to look prettier.

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I wish the photo could convey the sweet miracle that is on this plate.

 

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