Raspberry-Marzipan Coffee Cake

Raspberry-Marzipan Coffee Cake

Layers of almond-flavored marzipan, raspberries and streusel result in a coffee cake that's as fun to look at as it is to eat!

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

1:10

Hr:Mins

Makes

12

servings

Buttery Streusel
1/3
cup Gold Medal® all-purpose flour
1/4
cup sugar
1/4
cup firm butter or margarine
1/3
cup slivered almonds
Coffee Cake
2
cups Gold Medal® all-purpose flour
3/4
cup sugar
1/4
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
cup milk
2
teaspoons baking powder
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/2
teaspoon salt
1
egg
1/2
package (7- or 8-oz size) almond paste, finely chopped
1
cup fresh or unsweetened frozen (thawed) raspberries
  1. Heat oven to 350ºF. Grease 9-inch square pan. In small bowl, mix 1/3 cup flour and 1/4 cup sugar. Cut in firm butter, using pastry blender (or pulling 2 table knives through ingredients in opposite directions), until crumbly. Stir in almonds.
  2. In large bowl, beat all coffee cake ingredients except almond paste and raspberries with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds. Beat on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally.
  3. Spread half of batter in pan. Sprinkle with half each of the almond paste, raspberries and streusel. Repeat with remaining batter, almond paste, raspberries and streusel.
  4. Bake about 50 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Serve warm or cool.
Makes 12 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Purchasing
Look for almond paste in the baking section of your grocery store.
Success
Chopping the almond paste is much easier if you freeze it for 30 minutes beforehand.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 300
    • (Calories from Fat 115 ),
  • Total Fat 13 g
    • (Saturated Fat 6 g,),
  • Cholesterol 40 mg;
  • Sodium 250 mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 43 g
    • (Dietary Fiber 2 g,
  • Protein 5 g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 2 Starch;
    • 1 Fruit;
    • 2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.