Strawberry Pecan Coffee Cake
Source of Recipe
This is tasty for breakfast or afternoon coffee.
List of Ingredients
1 cup sliced, fresh strawberries *
3 tablespoons brown sugar, packed
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup light sour cream
2 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 large egg
1/4cup pecans, chopped
1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons low-fat milk
1/4 teaspoon vanilla
*Frozen, whole strawberries may also be used. Thaw before using in recipe.
Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray an 8” round cake pan with cooking spray.
In a small bowl, combine strawberries and brown sugar; set aside. In a large bowl, combine all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, granulated sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
In a separate bowl, combine sour cream, margarine, vanilla and egg. Mix well and add to flour mixture. Stir just until moistened.
Spoon 2/3 of the batter into the prepared pan. Spread strawberry mixture evenly over the batter. Top with remaining batter. Sprinkle pecans on top.
Bake 30-35 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes on a wire rack before removing from pan.
Combine icing ingredients and drizzle over cake. Serve warm or at room temperature.
Makes 10 servings