2. Assemble Coffee Cake Ingredients

You can use either butter or shortening for Cowboy Coffee Cake, each with slightly different results.

  • 21/2 cups sifted flour
  • 2 cups brown sugar, lightly packed
  • 2/3 cup butter or shortening
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp cloves
  • 1 cup sour milk or buttermilk
  • 2 eggs, beaten

Grease one 9"x13" baking pan and preheat the oven to 350 degrees f.

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