Friday, May 20, 2011

Coffee Klatch Time

definition:  a casual social gathering for coffee and conversation

Earlier this week we welcomed our new administrator to work.  We had a little food, coffee and conversation to start the day off.  

This recipe came from my friend Anna - back in the day we spent many mornings at each other's New York kitchens - the kids would play and we would visit.  The kids were happy and we were happy--aren't we always happy when our kids are --either age 5 or 25? :-)

The ingredients
Prep work

Mix it up


I don't have a tube pan that has a removable center piece so John and I carefully used some spatulas to remove and *whew* it worked!

Luckily there was some leftover to bring home... John was excited about that and gave it a 5 star rating!

Sour Cream Coffee Cake Serves: 12 Calories: NA Prep Time to Table: 1 hr 15 minutes
Recipe : from mom

-1/2 cup chopped walnuts
-1/2 cup sugar
-1 tsp cinnamon
 -1 cup sugar
-1/2 cup soft butter
-2 cups flour
-1 cup sour cream
-2 eggs
-1 tsp baking powder
-1 tsp baking soda
-1 tsp vanilla
-1 medium apple peeled and sliced

1. Preheat oven to 350 and grease a 9” tube pan
2. Mix first 3 ingredients and set aside
3. Beat sugar and butter until light and fluffy
4. Add remaining ingredients (except apple) and beat at slow speed until blended then beat at medium speed for 3 minutes
5. Spread half of batter in tube pan, top with 1/3 cup mixture then apples then 1/3 mixture; top with remaining batter. Top with the last 1/3 mixture 6
. Bake for about 45 minutes


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