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Eggnog Coffee Cake

Light and fluffy coffee cake made with the ingredient of the holidays, eggnog, and topped with a crispy streusel.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 55 minutes
Yield: 12 servings
Eggnog Coffee Cake
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  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter softened
  • 1 cup eggnog
  • 8 oz sour cream
  • 1 tsp rum extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt

Streusel Topping

  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 Tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp unsalted butter softened
  • 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon


  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 Tbsp eggnog


  • Preheat oven to 350° F and grease bottom of 9 x 9 pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  • In a large bowl, cream together butter and sugar. Beat in eggnog, sour cream, rum extract, and eggs until well blended. 
  • Add flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt and mix until just combined. Spread into bottom of pan.
  • In a small bowl, mix all streusel topping ingredients together with fork until crumbly. Sprinkle crumb topping over cake batter.
  • Bake at 350° F for 35-40 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely.
  • While cake is cooling, whisk together powdered sugar and eggnog for the glaze. After cake is cool, drizzle over top of cake and top with extra powdered sugar.
Recipe by Jennifer Meyering