Facebook    Twitter    Pinterest    RSS    Email Updates Spacer 2

Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream

Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream recipeThis giveaway is now closed! Thanks for participating!

Holiday baking done? Check.

Wait, no check? You too? What are we doing, with less than a week until Christmas and the baking frenzy hasn’t even begun? Yeah, I don’t really know either, but I just haven’t felt that Christmas spirit push to spend all day in the kitchen baking up lovely treats for everyone. Hopefully it hits soon. I’ll hope so for you too, ok?

I did bake something so good this week. It’s actually a contender for a spot at Christmas morning brunch…Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream. Doesn’t that sound good? It was a soft coffee cake, with a delicious gingerbread flavor, and an indulgent ginger spiked cream to top it off. I’ll take this for breakfast any day, thank you very much! 

KCup Countertop Storage GiveawayI used actual coffee in my coffee cake recipe. I love using coffee in baked goods, and the Gingerbread K-Cup from Green Mountain Coffee added a lovely richness to the cake.

Speaking of coffee, are you hoping to find a Keurig Coffee Brewer under your tree this Christmas? If so, you’ll also want one of these handy K-Cup countertop storage drawers. You can keep all of your new K-Cups nice and tidy. And guess what? I’m going to give you the chance to win one! For giveaway details, visit the Rafflecopter widget at the bottom of this post (past the recipe). Also, if you have some shopping on Green Mountain Coffee’s website to do, I have a discount code to share with you! Dine & Dish readers can use the code CELEBRATE8125 for 15% off STOREWIDE at GreenMountainCoffee.com. This code is good from now through December 31st. Happy shopping!

Now, I’ll share that delicious recipe with you, then make sure you head on down to the bottom of the post to enter the giveaway! Thanks and good luck!

Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream from Dine & Dish

 

Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream

Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream

A wonderful addition to your holiday brunch.

Ingredients

  • For the cake:
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 2 teaspoons ground ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup real butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup dark corn syrup
  • 1 cup Green Mountain Coffee in Gingerbread, brewed and cooled to room temperature
  • For the Ginger Cream:
  • 1 cup cold heavy whipping cream
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon clear vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger, plus more for garnish

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Spray a 9x9 baking dish with cooking spray.
  3. In a large bowl, sift together flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt, ginger and nutmeg. Set aside.
  4. In the bowl of a stand mixer, beat together butter and sugar. Add eggs, and mix until light and fluffy.
  5. Slowly mix in dark corn syrup and cooled / room temperature coffee.
  6. Once blended, add the bowl of dry ingredients, mixing until well incorporated.
  7. Pour batter into the prepared baking dish. Bake in a 350°F oven for 35-40 minutes, or until knife inserted into the center comes out clean.
  8. For the Ginger Cream:
  9. Mix whipping cream and sugar together on high until very soft peaks begin to form.
  10. Gently fold in ground ginger.
  11. Pour cream over sliced Gingerbread Coffee Cake. Garnish with an extra sprinkling of ground ginger.
  12. Refrigerate cream when not in use.
Schema/Recipe SEO Data Markup by ZipList Recipe Plugin
http://dineanddish.net/2012/12/gingerbread-coffee-cake-with-gingerb-cream-k-cup-countertop-organizer-giveaway/

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Disclosure: A special thanks to Green Mountain Coffee for providing the giveaway item as part of the K-Cup brand ambassador program. All opinions expressed are my own.

Stay Connected

Subscribe to receive news, updates, and exclusive content from Dine & Dish.



Facebook      Twitter      Pinterest       RSS


Comments

  1. Ummmmm I want those dishes. If you were reeeaaallly my friend you would ship me them. And the cake.

  2. I would love to see a shiny new KitchenAid Mixer under my tree with my name on it!

  3. What a lovely looking cake. I’ve not started my Christmas baking either but that’s because I want everything to be as fresh as possible – Christmas Eve baking is where it’s at!

  4. I would love to find jewelry, but I’m going to settle for the house that we are signing on tomorrow.

  5. we’ve decided no gifts this year because we’re taking a big trip for the month of January…but I’m still secretly hoping for a new cookbook or two :) or a k-cup :)

  6. Gingerbread in a coffee cake, take me away!I’m picturing this with coffee and a snuggly blanket.

  7. The coffee cake looks delicious my friend! I’m hoping to see something handmade from my kiddos :)

  8. Now that looks perfect to have with my morning cup of jo

  9. a new handbag

  10. I’m just hoping that the kids and family will all like what’s under the tree for them. Although I would like an Apple TV, so maybe one of those. And I did get my grandparents a Keurig. I think they’ll be resistant at first but LOVE it once I get them to use it. :)

  11. Goodness. This coffee cakes sounds perfect for the cold weather here.

  12. Wow this looks so good! This is so Christmas-y, I love it! I always love your beautiful photos. <3

  13. a blendtech blender

  14. I’m hoping to find new yoga clothes!

  15. Cindy Brickley says:

    I would love to see a shiny new KitchenAid Mixer under my tree with my name on it!

  16. Heather Stehman says:

    I want to see a waffle iron under my tree this year!

  17. A New Purse would be Wonderful

  18. Wouldn’t mind finding a Keurig under the tree :)

  19. Susan Johnson says:

    Child #3 to be here! :-P

  20. We love the flavor of gingerbread but I’ve never manifested it in a coffee cake; this would be the perfect holiday breakfast treat.

    My goodies are made but not shipped…uh oh.

Trackbacks

  1. [...] Cream {K-Cup Countertop Organizer Giveaway!} Dine and Dish Thu, December 20, 2012 4:33 AM UTC Dine and Dish Rate this Loading … Share (function(){var [...]

  2. [...] Cream {K-Cup Countertop Organizer Giveaway!} Dine and Dish Thu, December 20, 2012 4:33 AM UTC Dine and Dish Rate this Loading … Share (function(){var [...]

  3. [...] Cream {K-Cup Countertop Organizer Giveaway!} Dine and Dish Thu, December 20, 2012 4:33 AM UTC Dine and Dish Rate this Loading … Share (function(){var [...]

  4. […] DESSERTS Caramel Apple Cake – Pinch of Yum Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream – Dine & Dish Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Dulce de Leche – Martha […]

  5. […] Gingerbread Coffee Cake Topped with a gingerbread cream. (Gingerbread cream!) Make it yourself. […]

  6. […] Gingerbread Coffee Cake Topped with a gingerbread cream. (Gingerbread cream!) Make it yourself. […]

  7. korean skin care

    Gingerbread Coffee Cake with Ginger Cream – Dine and Dish

Share Your Thoughts

*