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Best Coffee Cake for Fall Parties, Halloween: Ideal Autumn Desserts for Giving and Entertaining

As the weather grows cooler and the chill creeps in, apples, gourds and spices return.  What better way to celebrate fall then with delicious coffee cake and stroopwafel cookies?  Coffee cake is ideal for entertaining overnight guests or for a morning meeting in fall, not to mention perfectly appropriate for an office party or Halloween get together.  The following article discusses various coffee cakes, perfect for autumn and to be enjoyed with a good cup of coffee.

Apple Walnut Coffee Cake

The best time of year for applies is fall.  Tempt your guests or co-workers with a rich and delicious Apple Walnut Coffee Cake.  A traditional rich sour cream coffee cake with layers of fresh granny smith apples, slow baked for caramelization is an incredible dessert—juicy applies and cinnamon spices add a wonderful warmth of flavor, and who can resist a streusel topping?

Apple Cinnamon Butter and Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Guests will appreciate a coffee cake hand layered with apples that both tastes and looks homemade.  Old fashioned coffee cake with delicious applies, butter, and high end cinnamon and sugar make for a rich dessert—perfect heated up with a small scoop of vanilla ice cream.  Cinnamon and applies are a coffee cake combination that can’t be beat—this makes a very thoughtful and delicious gift, or a perfect dessert for entertaining.

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake Muffins

These are perfect single serving sized treats that celebrate all the best of fall.  Just like delicious apple cinnamon coffee cakes, these coffee cake muffins get extra treatment—they’re drizzled in caramel sauce.  Makes the perfect fall gift or convenient party treat.


If you love caramel, try something a little different and go with Stroopwafel cookies.  These treats are classic Dutch cookies made with real cream butter and a surprise caramel syrup layer in the middle—two paper thin coaster sized disks sandwiched together with cinnamon caramel syrup.  We’ve found these cookies are delicious with whipped cream and great with ice cream too.    Stroopwafels are perfect for entertaining over coffee and tea—place your Stroopwafel cookie on top of your coffee, tea, or hot chocolate mug and allow it to warm through.  The caramel filling will soften into a real treat!  Stroopwafel cookies are a uniquely delicious gift or entertaining idea for fall, and a great way to warm up and spend time with friends over coffee or tea.  These cookies will keep well for a month in your cookie jar, and longer if refrigerated or frozen.

The Fall Favorite:  My Grandma’s Pumpkin Spice Coffee Cake

What better way to celebrate fall then with Pumpkin Spice Coffee Cake?  A moist cake with pumpkin, cinnamon, sugar, and cloves is perfect for fall entertaining and reminiscent of fresh fall harvest in every bite.  A great gift for giving and entertaining, not to mention seasonally appropriate.

Coffee cake and Stroopwafel cookies are perfect for fall entertaining, parties, get togethers, or for family enjoyment.  The ideal fall desserts for appreciating the finer points of autumn seasonal changes.


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