Hi Angie! The best part about this is you can make yourself an extra cup or two for sipping while you start whipping things together. This is likely what I'll add the instant coffee to. Also, has anyone subbed cake flour for AP flour?, 1 cup room temperature strong brewed coffee* (see note below), 3 - 4 tablespoons heavy cream, slightly warmed. They’re crispy caramelized cookies with a spiced cinnamon flavor, making them perfect for coffee dunking (or coffee cake decorating!). 2) It really is important to use both baking soda and baking powder in this recipe. Let's be honest though, it would be gone way before those tiny hands could get at it. Yours looks absolutely stunning! It tastes amazing, though! The 4-ingredient sauce couldn’t be simpler. Hello! I’ve used a 6 inch cake pan for this one (3 layers). Hi Kelly! Scrape down bowl and paddle and add the instant espresso powder and salt. Is it coffee mixed with water or milk? It also wasn’t too sweet! Can’t wait to see it and hope you love the recipe! I've chosen to decorate with a chocolate ganache drip, a few swirls on top with Wilton tip 1M, and garnish with crushed Speculoos cookies and chocolate covered espresso beans. Hey, do you have this recipe in a 3x 4inch cake tin? Folgers Simply Gourmet Natural Vanilla Flavored Coffee Good times with friends, or a day away from it all, it’s okay to make time for yourself. Batter will be slightly thick, but pourable. I tried this cake yesterday , Unfortunately the cake was snelling a bit like Soda and cakes big dome in the middle and cracked ! Thanks Rajni! I did find this article that has suggestions for high altitude baking, but it does seem like a complex topic: hope that helps! A moist and flavorful coffee flavored cake with a rich whipped mocha icing. Making vanilla extract is easy with this vanilla extract infusion kit. You can also use cake flour if you want. Hi Whitney. This looks delicious! Just keep in mind that whatever beans you choose will flavor the cake, so choose wisely! The cake base is the same as my coffee cupcakes which do have plenty of reviews here on the site and on pinterest! Sweet, salty, nutty—this decadent delight checks all the boxes. Thanks! So glad the recipe was a hit. In a large bowl, mix together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg, espresso powder, and sugar together. One of my favorite recipes on the blog - and one of the most popular - is my recipe for coffee cupcakes with mocha buttercream. If you’re not a coffee drinker or have a coffee machine, I would recommend using instant coffee – just mix one packet with boiled water and you’re good to go! Hi I'm making this cake now -- and honestly all I can taste amzn_assoc_title = "What You'll Need"; I am not entirely sure what adjustments need to be made for high altitude baking, as I’ve never lived anywhere above 500 ft. In the bowl of your stand mixer (a handheld mixer works fine too! Thanks. ~hope you are keeping safe!! Hi Bonnie! For cake mixes and recipes including water, switch out part or … Is there an easy way to convert this cake into chocolate instead? That whipped mocha frosting is to die for. Struggled making layers. I’m so glad you loved them! To be safe, you can also try making 1.25 - 1.5 of frosting. The cupcakes for sure! In the bowl of a stand mixer, cream the butter on med-high until light and fluffy (about 5 minutes), scraping down bowl and paddle a few times in between. I made this for the office and it was a surprise hit! amzn_assoc_linkid = "08b65107a4bb130550a07330300016be"; I used Instant Espresso Powder (the kind you can add water to and drink) but after doing some research it looks like you can use either. It all starts with a delicious cup of coffee. So happy to hear this recipe was a hit – it’s one of my faves! Scrape down the sides and bottom of the bowl and give it a few stirs to make sure there are no lumps. She always says she misses her teacher on the weekend! Of course, you can also double the recipe if that is easier for you. I am so happy to hear you love the recipe!! Vanilla Latte Cake This Vanilla Latte Cake transforms a classic coffee beverage into a delicious dessert! Taking notes from this apple dapple cake and this rhubarb streusel cake, I knew the sauce would be a very good idea with the tart and sweet cranberry coffee cake.. Do we add a fill Tbsp of baking powder? Thanks so much Whitney. The frosting is so good that you want to ask it out on a date. i used everything exactly as in the recipe. I like the all-purpose only because it has a sturdier texture to hold in the moisture of the coffee, but I don't think cake flour would be an issue! Add the cake flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and espresso powder into a bowl and whisk to combine. It’s linked in the recipe above but here’s quick access: I hope your daughter is enjoying kindergarten . Whisk on high speed for one minute. Sift the cake flour and then measure by spooning and leveling it in your measuring cup. I hope this helps! Peanut Butter Cup. x. I love everything about this cake, especially that whipped mocha ganache! I needed to have the cupcakes in my life again. It is incredibly moist and tastes just like a cup of coffee in cake form. Hi! Hi Gemma! This looks amazing. Thank you for taking the time to come back and comment! Excited for you to try this recipe! Everything about this looks unbelievable!! It’s basically my classic vanilla buttercream recipe with instant espresso powder added, but it ended up looking so pretty with the little flecks of espresso and tasting like a dream. No need to boil. I’ve never had a problem with odors, but if you’re concerned about them I would recommend storing problematic foods in airtight containers or you can try a cake container like this: Can you use Dutch-processed cocoa powder ( Droste) instead of regular cocoa powder for the frosting? Enjoy! Hi Whitney, If I’m wanting to use two 8 inch pans would you suggest doubling the recipe or 1 and a half times the recipe? It was 1 & 1/2 cups heavy cream, 2 cups semisweet chocolate, 2 tablespoons instant espresso. amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; Can't you tell by this long comment that I like coffee? The baking time might be slightly different, I would check the cakes at 40 minutes and see if they need more time . Add in the powdered sugar one cup at a time, mixing well between each addition. The espresso powder (I had instant coffee granules rather than a fine powder) did not dissolve in the cake batter- though this wasn't a dealbreaker, it still gave tiny pops of bitterness as you ate the cake. Here is the original recipe! hiii im asking another question im so sorry but is there a way to make this recipe for a smaller cake? Hope you love this recipe! For half of the eggs, use 2 whole eggs + 1 egg yolk. One minute they're crawling, and before you know it, they'll be driving! Absolutely perfect. Hi Jem! I really love these Blue Bottle Coffee beans, because the combination of Congolese and Ethiopian beans produce a chocolatey aroma with undertones of blueberry and cardamom. Hi Steph! I went with the chocolate cake base because I loved the way the white icing with the black specs looked. It all starts with a delicious cup of coffee. Hi Kristie! Mix together the espresso and heavy cream together. 9 cups (1080g) powdered sugar Now that my daughter is in kindergarten, I am realizing that for the first time in... forever, I have my days completely to myself to do whatever I want. Instead, I recommend investing in some baking soda. Stir to combine well. If you’re reading this, chances are you love coffee as much as I do (or you’re here for a coffee loving friend). Thanks for taking the time to let me know and happy birthday to your son! It would be great if you could add metric measurements for the ingredients..!! from Trader Joe’s ground into crumbs. Here's a small … The coffee icing is AMAZING- I don't even like coffee, but the chocolate and coffee flavours hit your tongue in layers, giving a rich and complex flavour. Hi! The batter seems watery, but it bakes up divine. If you are making the cake, you are using a couple of pans, just evenly divide the batter, you will use all of it. I’m excited to make this. Yes! Everyone loved the frosting! This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Beat margarine with an electric mixer in a large bowl until smooth. I would love to make a mini version of this using 2 6-inch cake pans. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Tag me @acookienameddesire and use the hashtag #acookienameddesire Don't forget to purchase the Cozy Baking eBook!! Please can you confirm if the recipe calls for granulated sugar or caster sugar? I have watched your videos about how to decorate cakes and my question is, what do you store the cake in as you are decorating it and putting it in the fridge? This isn’t the first time we’ve gifted pieces of cake with a creamy sweet warm vanilla sauce. If your cake mix calls for 1 cup of water use ½ cup of water and ½ cup of coffee in its place. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C). Since there are an odd amount of eggs for dividing, go ahead and use 2 eggs + 1 egg yolk (half of 5 eggs). Hi there, if I don't have espresso powder, can I use all coffee granules? Cake flour is different than all purpose flour and self rising flour. My family loved it!! The buttercream can be made ahead and stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to two weeks. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. (Contains 7 Vanilla Beans of choice - Alcohol not Included) Learn More For the buttercream, would it work to boil the milk and add the espresso powder so the buttercream is less spotty? If so, how much coffee should i put? I was worried the icing was going to be too sweet but was the cake really balanced it out. I made a few tweaks to the cake recipe because I wanted it to be just a little bit different to the cupcakes so I’m not just giving you the same exact recipe twice. Thanks again. Sorry but, I've gone ahead and made a couple of recipes that were awful. You can use a spoon to move batter from one pan to another if one is more full than the other. I followed the instructions exactly, but had to bake 40 minutes rather than 30. To bring out the richness of the coffee flavor, I’ve paired this coffee layer cake with a vanilla espresso buttercream and a chocolate ganache drip. I’m really looking forward to making this recipe on the weekend! Thanks for taking the time to let me know! I would like to make small batch of cupcakes with this recipe (6). Hi--love the cake. Gorgeous photos! Indulge your taste buds with true vanilla-lovers treats. Warm Vanilla Sauce. And can I use instant coffee powder instead for the espresso powder? With the mixer on low speed, add in the dry ingredients and mix until just combined. I don’t know about your city’s coffee situation, but we Portlanders are spoiled when it comes to good coffee. I'd leave it as two layers and you should be fine. I’m currently dedicated to blogging about cake and have not expanded my offerings to cake sales/shipped cakes. You may be able to get away with using just baking powder, but I’m not sure what the measurement would be since I’ve never tried it without baking soda, so I can’t guarantee that it will turn out. Cuban espresso would be totally fine, any kind of coffee that tastes good will do whatever kind of coffee/espresso you go for, it should be room temperature when you add it to the batter, so make sure you allow time for it to cool in your recipe prep. They weren't crunchy, which would have been really bad. Add in the salt, cocoa powder, and vanilla. You just want a hint of it in the cupcakes! Happy it was a hit! Prepare cake mix according to instructions substituting half of the called for liquid with brewed coffee. If not would using whisk be a no go? They’re crispy caramelized cookies with a spiced cinnamon flavor, making them perfect for coffee dunking (or coffee cake decorating!). Lovely cake. It should work just fine. Making this today! Preheat oven to 350 degrees and butter/flour an 8 inch pan (for a slim cake) or a 6 inch pan for a … I have never shipped a cake before, although I’m not opposed to trying it in the future. And yes, I really need to get a kitchen scale so I can add metric measurements to my recipes. Thanks , Hi Gemma! I’ll let you know if I ever offer that though! Greetings from India! Love how you added the spices as well, and mocha ganache sounds heavenly. Hi Sophia! Hi Jordanne! Since this recipe yields four 6-inch cakes, you’d just need to cut the recipe in half to make two 6-inch layers. I added shaved coffee chocolate to the top which made it look so nice! An indulgent treat that awakens your senses and calms your mind. The best substitute for the sour cream is full-fat greek yogurt. Probably my favorite so far. Add the eggs one at a time, mixing thoroughly after each addition. Hi Thanh! I forgot I also had a question about the granulated sugar. Wonderful recipe!! I’m so happy to hear the recipe was a hit, Melissa! I want to know how you liked it! Loved it, and will be making again! I’m curious how much to fill the cake pan? Would I have to add more coffee to the buttercream so make it shine? Cut the two cakes in half to make four even layers. So what are some creative cake flavors to try? How sweet is the cake and the frosting? To make exactly 6 cupcakes would be pretty hard math-wise (you’d have to divide by 5 or 6). Hello are the crumbs around the bottom the cookies? Hi I’m gonna be using 7inch cake pans. Heaven, y’all. Also if I only use two 6” pans could I use left over batter for a few cupcakes? Hi Jana, I use 2 inch deep cake pans and fill them no more than 2/3 full just as specified in the recipe. I’m so happy to hear that you loved the recipe! Enjoy that time with Folgers Simply Gourmet Natural Vanilla flavored coffee. I recently tried to make Genoise cake and it was a fail! It’s one of my all time faves! Although with a food blog, I'm not quite sure how much extra time you've got for relaxing! Another coworker said she’ll request this one for her birthday. Hope that helps! Crumb coat with vanilla espresso buttercream and place in the refrigerator for 15 minutes to chill before frosting with a final layer of vanilla espresso buttercream. Learn how your comment data is processed. My ganache came out a little bit grainy even with very patiently waiting, but when the cake is at room temperature (compared with when I take my tupperware of extra ganache out of the fridge to swipe a spoonful out) it's not noticeable. Whichever you are willing to admit to wanting. Let me know how it goes! If you do 1.5x the recipe it will be more than enough, but that’s the easiest way to scale it up without having a ton of extra batter. It was my sons 16th birthday yesterday and when asked what cake he wanted he responded with a coffee cake. ;) If you’ve had these yummy cookies before you know they were made for pairing with coffee! Anise is sweet and very aromatic and has a flavor like licorice. It was a crowd pleaser at my friend's birthday . Just a cup of brewed black coffee (coffee + water). Like other commenters suggested, I left out the cinnamon and nutmeg, and make this into a single layer 9 by 13 sheet cake. It will get grainy if you over whip or mix the chocolate too soon when you add it to the cream. Baker, photographer, and sometimes world traveler behind A Cookie Named Desire. I want to make a non-chocolate heavy mocha cake. Can I please come over and have a slice of this? It would be totally ok to use two 8″ pans with this recipe. It is almost overwhelming. So happy the recipe was a hit! Thank you! But, we are working to have more available soon. I can’t wait to bake this cake. What size cake tin have you used? Please can you tell me what quantities I’d need to make a 8 inch 4 layer version? I think that 1.5x the recipe would work to get you the thickness you need, but to be safe, maybe do 2x because you can always trim it back to what you need (just make sure the pan is high enough in case my memory is off), Thanks! You can dissolve the espresso powder in the room temperature milk to make it a uniform color instead of spotty! The cake came out very moist and heavy- similar in texture to a banana bread. Hi Ava, this recipe was created for someone who loves coffee, so I made it to be pretty strong as-is! Enjoy your newfound freedom . Wishing you continued success! amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; I always store my cakes in the refrigerator uncovered, as the buttercream acts as the perfect barrier for keeping the cake moist. You can always use decaf if you want to share this coffee flavored cake with kids. Your email address will not be published. For the 1/2 cup of strong coffee (room temp), if I use instant espresso powder what do you suggest the ratio of powder to water be? Here is the exact Instant Espresso Powder I used: Whether you need something sweet to add to your brunch table or you just love coffee-flavored things, this cake will make you oh so happy. Slowly dd the flour mixture to the wet ingredients in three batches, mixing gently between each addition. amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; Donna, if you scroll through some of the comments, there are a few reviews of the cake. It’ll usually say how much espresso powder to use per cup of water, and then you can just half the espresso powder + water mixture to get 1/2 cup for the recipe. I can't believe I was really upset about her going to school. Is the nutmeg .. Hello! This post may contain affiliate links. In a separate bowl, add the oil, milk, coffee, eggs, and vanilla. The hint of chocolate ganache adds the perfect amount of depth to balance out the coffee flavors, and I can’t tell you how much I love the vanilla espresso buttercream. Make sure they're entirely room temperature before applying any frosting. I made 2/3 of this recipe (due to a lack of ingredients) in two 8 inch square pans, and it turned out really well! I would strongly recommend using 3 - 8" round pans or 2 - 9" or 10" round pans. Gently run a knife between the cake and pan, then gently remove and allow to cool completely on a wire rack. I would coat them with a little bit of flour first so they don’t sink to the bottom in the baking process. Layer a chocolate … To keep things simple, I’d divide the recipe by 3. This recipe makes quite a lot of batter as-is, enough for a 3 layer 8 inch cake (need to revisit it to edit down the batter quantity!). Generously grease a 10- to 12-cup [1.4- to 2.8-L] tube pan with nonstick cooking spray or softened butter and dust with flour, knocking out … The "ganache" did not whip up and was grainy even though I waited the 10 minutes before stirring and let cake and ganache cool overnight. If i wanted to use baking powder instead to save money, do I have to use baking soda? and have been ordering things I don't have to share with someone else. Hi Melody! However, I only have 2% milk – can I use that instead of whole milk? Yes I think I'll double it and split it out into 4 8" pans so that I don't have a problem with the middle baking evenly. And yes, you can totally use the leftover batter to make cupcakes! This is one of my favorite recipes and I’m always so overjoyed to hear that others love it as much as I do. For two 8 inch cake pans, this recipe will work perfectly as-is. It does. Hi Whitney! Espresso Powder and Instant Espresso Powder will add the same intense coffee flavor and are great for baking. It's crazy how fast kids grow up. amzn_assoc_region = "US"; 2.5 cups (565g) unsalted butter, room temperature Whisk well until completely combined. Hi Ashley! Can someone tell me -exactly- what they use in regards to the instant espresso powder and "strong brewed coffee?" Also, instead of using espresso powder, could I use the coffee made with a nespresso machine??? This just look delicious. Prepare three 8-inch or four 6-inch cake pans by spraying the sides with a cooking spray (Baker's Joy is my favorite) and a wax paper circle fitted to the bottom of the pan. Hello there! I’m so happy to hear that, Melody!! Would this amount of icing frost the entire cake or would it be spread thin as pictured? ), cream the butter for on high for two minutes until it's light and fluffy. For a novice baker which do you think I should try first? 1/2 tsp salt, Thankyou Whitney!! If you’ve had these yummy cookies before you know they were made for pairing with coffee! I had that recipe written down and seeing the minor tweaks between the cupcake and the cake, I'm just wondering if they change the texture or quality of the cake much? I'm super bummed this is going to taste like a spice cake --- I bought some super strong espresso powder and made a killer cup of coffee but the nutmeg is the only thing I ), but unfortunately, not everyone who tries a recipe leaves a review and I have no way of "forcing" people. Happy birthday to your husband!! After sifting, spoon and level to re-measure the amount of cake flour you need. Thanks in advance! 20 Cup Cake Boss FLAVORED ONLY Coffee Sampler! Can’t wait to try this recipe. Hi Whitney, so I want to make this recipe for my mom’s birthday but I don’t have baking soda. I love a coffee flavoured cake, perfect to serve with friends. and a little brown sugar and sour cream for extra moisture. When you slather whipped mocha ganache between the layers, the cake tastes downright sumptuous. I have a friend who would love this cake and I am not the best baker nor can I find a bakery near me that makes one ! Slather the whipped frosting on each layer of the cake and layer the cakes on top of each other. And since you aren't creaming butter and sugar in this recipe, you can use a strong whisk and be alright for the cake. i sometimes use a bit of evaporated milk to get it to te consistency i want b/c some of the creamers can make it realllly sweet. I know, it is an emotional roller coaster, that's for sure! When you're ready to use it, bring it back to room temperature and re-whip with your stand mixer. Finished with a mocha icing for a truly decadent treat. Thank you!! 3 Add instant *DIY Cake Flour Recipe: To make your own cake flour, spoon and level one cup of all-purpose flour and remove 2 Tbsp. Give a gourmet gift that keeps on giving with the vanilla extract kit! because this seems like a lot, how many people would this cake serve? But instead of just taking new photos (which I am planning on doing eventually), I decided to see if it would work as a layered coffee flavored cake. 25 Incredible Cakes That Are Almost Too Pretty To Eat - And Easy To Make,,,,, Cake and icing are very good. I'm addicted to one thing in life and that's coffee, so this cake will be a favorite of mine for sure! I love coffee flavored things so this sounds right up my ally! Unfrosted cake layers can be wrapped tightly in plastic wrap and stored in the freezer for up to two months before thawing and frosting. Sweet vanilla buttercream flavor reminds you of your favorite birthday cake. Anise Flavor. I wouldn’t call myself a coffee connoisseur per se, but I know what a good cup tastes like. Hi. Hi Anuja, you can totally add chocolate chips to the cake batter! Chocolate and coffee are a match made in heaven! Please can you tell me if you use a fan assisted oven? It's delicious! Hi! I found this recipe and it was a hit with the whole family — we’re all coffee lovers. Let the cakes cool in the pan for five minutes before turning them out onto a wire rack for an additional few hours of cooling. Amanda, it looks awesome! Add the chocolate and allow to sit for 10 minutes before stirring to mix. Add in white and brown sugars and continue to mix on high for another two minutes, scraping down the bowl and paddle as needed. I have been cooking many years and am told my cooking is very good so I'm not just starting out. You can totally sub the whole milk with 2% milk. The frosting is good as-is (though I've tried switching out half the butter for cream cheese, with excellent results). And yes, she loves it. NO DECAF! If you need any tips just let me know and I can help! How tall does the cake bake to in each 8" pan? This year, we have several more people in the house, with everyone home for quarantine, and just baking and icing one big cake might save my sanity. Whether the star of the show or a little extra vanilla sweetness added to another rich flavor, these vanilla coffees will be a treat in your mug! It’s a finer, softer flour with a low protein content that results in a lighter, fluffier cake! I love adding instant coffee granules to my chocolate desserts! Mix on medium until fully incorporated. Disclaimer: this post does contain some affiliate links, meaning I may receive a small commission if you click them and purchase items I’ve recommended. I made the cupcake version of these last year as my farewell to coffee before Lent and loved them. Hope that helps! $17.59. I used an instant espresso powder called Cafe Brustelo ( here is a link to what it looks like, but there are a ton of brands out there. *I recommend using a cold brew coffee concentrate like Chameleon, but any dark roast will work! Infused with espresso and vanilla, it is perfect for the coffee lover in your life. I’m making it for someone who LOVES coffee! Thanks. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour two 8" round cake pans. I’d love to be able to recommend an egg substitute for this recipe, but I have never tried making an eggless cake and I don’t know what the best solution would be. amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; No candles are necessary to celebrate with this decadent and flavorful coffee! Vanilla. I do. The vanilla espresso buttercream would taste amazing on vanilla cake! Homemade vanilla extract is prized for its full, rich, complex flavor and incredibly smooth aroma. Turn mixer to low and add vanilla and milk. Also, beautiful shots Desire. This cake looks UNREAL! In metric if possible. Add the wet mixture to the dry, mixing lightly with a rubber spatula until just combined; don’t overmix. I’ve never made coffee cake before and I’m not the best at baking, so I was pleasantly surprised at how soft the cake turned out to be! What do I need to with the ingredients, half it or divide by 3? I know a lot of people use King Arthur Flour instant espresso, but I think you can only get it online and certain stores (it's a bit expensive, too!). If they are a coffee fanatic, you might consider adding an extra tablespoon or two of the instant espresso! I think the best way to turn this recipe into a chocolate mocha cake is to pair this coffee layer cake recipe with my chocolate buttercream recipe: OR you could alternatively use my chocolate cake recipe as a base, add 1.5 tsp of espresso powder in with the dry ingredients, and replace the hot water with hot coffee: Let me know what you end up making! Add powdered sugar a few cups at a time, scraping down bowl and paddle between intervals. Thanks. I made this cake this week. Enjoy! I am planning to try this out for this weekend and just wanted to ask you if there was a substitute for sour cream… Could I use plain yogurt/curd? Well, the cake tastes an awful lot like gingerbread - not bad, but certainly not coffee-flavored. I'm planning on making this into the cupcakes, how many does it make, and how long to bake? Cover and chill in the refrigerator for at least an hour, preferably overnight. Sounds delicious, right? Alternatively, you can grease and lightly flour the pans. I tweak for sweetness as I usually do (by using only half the sugar in the recipe), with no adverse consequences. I know virtually nothing about coffee, but would like to make this cake for someone who is a bit of a fanatic. If you did end up filling them too full, you may still be able to rescue them by using a cake leveler to cut off the tops of the cakes! Also had a bride all me for coffee overloaded cake and pan, then gently remove allow. Have the cupcakes are incredible also try making 1.25 - 1.5 of frosting water! And if i only had all-purpose a favorite of mine for sure assisted vanilla coffee flavored cake, they are few. 4 1.5 layers icing for a smaller cake De Leche Decaf, 24 Count 4.4 out of stars. 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