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Peach Coffee Cake - The Southern Lady Cooks

Peach Coffee Cake is wonderful. Your family and guests will love it. It keeps well for several days in the refrigerator. You can eat it cold or warm it in the microwave. I love anything with peaches and pecans. You could serve this for dessert, too.

Peach Coffee Cake Ingredients Needed:

2 (15 ounce) cans sliced peaches

All-purpose flour

Baking powder

Baking soda


White granulated sugar


Butter, softened

Sour cream


Peach juice

Vanilla extract

Swirl Ingredients for Peach Coffee Cake

Brown sugar

Ground cinnamon

Ground nutmeg

Pecans or walnuts

Glaze Ingredients for Cake

Powdered sugar


You could use frozen peaches or fresh peaches instead of canned and just increase the milk in place of the peach juice in the recipe. Either way you make it this cake is a great way to start the day. I believe it would be just as delicious topped with ice cream. I love it warm out of the oven, and the glaze is just enough to take this coffee cake to the next level.

Peach Coffee Cake - The Southern Lady Cooks

Peach Coffee Cake - The Southern Lady Cooks

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Peach Coffee Cake

This easy coffee cake is one your family will love. Keeps well and perfect to enjoy for brunch or any gathering. 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time45 mins
Total Time1 hr
Course: Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine: American, southern
Keyword: peach cake, peach coffee cake
Servings: 1 cake
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks


  • 2 15 ounce cans sliced peaches in syrup, drained (keep 1/4 cup of peach juice)
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup white granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 8 tablespoons or 1 stick or 1/2 cup butter softened
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup peach juice
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Swirl Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 cup nut pieces pecans or walnuts

Glaze Ingredients

  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons milk


  • Whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. In a separate bowl cream butter, sugar and eggs with mixer. Add to dry ingredients along with sour cream, buttermilk, peach juice and vanilla extract. Spray a 9 x 13 baking dish with cooking oil and spread cake in bottom of dish. Add swirl.
  • Swirl Instructions
  • Whisk together and spread over cake mixture as in photo Then, take a knife and cut into mixture as in photo. Spread the peach slices on top and sprinkle with nuts. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 40 to 45 minutes until center tests done. Add glaze.
  • Glaze Instructions
  • Whisk together and drizzle over cooled cake.

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