Lo's Blueberry Coffee Cake

(7 votes)
Makes: 8 servings
Total Cost: $2.35
Serving Cost: $0.29


1 egg
1/2 cup non-fat milk
1/2 cup yogurt, non-fat vanilla
3 tablespoons canola oil
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
2 teaspoons lemon peel (grated, yellow only)
2 cups flour
1/2 cup sugar
4 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups fresh (or frozen unsweetened) blueberries
  Topping Ingredients:
3 tablespoons sugar
2 tablespoons walnuts (coarsely chopped)


1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Position rack in the center of the oven.

2. In a large bowl whisk together the egg, milk, yogurt, oil and lemon peel.

3. Sift the flour, sugar, baking powder and salt onto the liquid ingredients. Using a fork, stir very lightly, just until ingredients are combined.

4. Gently fold in the blueberries. Pour the batter into an 8- or 9-inch baking pan coated with nonstick spray.

5. In a small bowl combine the topping ingredients. Sprinkle evenly over the cake batter.

6. Bake a 400 degrees for 30 to 35 minutes or until the top is lightly browned and a wooden toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

7. Allow the cake to cool in the baking pan on a wire rack for at least 10 minutes.

8. Serve warm or at room temperature.



When tightly wrapped in plastic wrap, this coffee cake will keep for 3 to 4 days in the refrigerator. It also freezes very well.


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