How to store coffee cake?

In this text we will provide the answer to the query: “How to store coffee cake?”. In addition, we will explain how to keep a cake moist and provide a recipe for coffee cake.

How to store coffee cake?

To properly store the coffee cake, it is recommended that it be covered with aluminum foil or plastic wrap to prevent it from drying out. Also, coffee cake will keep for up to 3 days at room temperature in an airtight container, without refrigeration.

How do you keep a coffee cake moist?

Usually, milk is one of the most recommended liquids to keep the cake moist. Like margarine, it is a source of fat that helps keep the dough moist and tasty for much longer than the fat.

If you want to make a pot cake recipe to sell, for example, it is worth moistening the dough with a mixture of milk and sugar to ensure that the cake is found moist. Just make a few holes with the waiter on top of the dough (or in the middle of it, if you use a layered solution) and go “sprinkling” to put the stuffing.

Also before placing a cake in the oven, preheat it for 5 minutes and set a timed alarm for the oven time indicated by the recipe. Thus, you do not harm the growth of the dough and ensure a soft and fluffy texture, without drying out.

Can you put cake in the fridge after baking?

Yes, it is possible to chill a cake in the fridge. It’s the fastest way to cool a cake. After leaving the cake for a few minutes to cool, place it in the fridge for ten minutes. The cake will not be completely dry in ten minutes.

Just keep the following items in mind:

  • Cool the cake upside down if it’s an angel cake or sponge cake. As the enlarged cake shapes cool and compress, this will prevent your sponge or angel cake from falling apart.
  • One of the dangers of employing a rapid temperature change process is, if you are not familiar with how the cake reacts to it, you could end up with a cake that has recently fallen apart.
  • If you need to cool an English cake, remove it from the pan first and then cool. When cooling a cake on a baking sheet, it can condense, which can damage the cake. Cooling pound cakes with a wire rack is much more efficient.

What is the best coffee cake recipe?

The best coffee cake recipe is the basic banana cake with coffee.

Basic Banana Cake with Coffee


  • 3 Bananas
  • 1 Tablespoon of Soluble Coffee
  • 2 eggs
  • 300 ml of Milk
  • 3 Spoons of Sugar
  • 1 Spoon Baking Powder
  • 2 Tea Cups (200ml) Wheat Flour
  • 300g Whipped Cream Mix
  • 100g of crushed walnuts
  • Candied Fruits to taste

Preparation method

Cut the bananas into slices in a bowl. Add the eggs and soluble coffee, beat it all very well with the mixer, until it is homogenized and turns into a mass.

Add the milk and sugar, with the help of a spatula or fue, mix very well.

Add the sifted flour and baking powder, mix very well again and set aside.

In a skillet on low heat, add 3 ladles of the dough, cover the skillet and let it cook for 6 to 7 minutes.

Remove the lid and check if cooked, if yes, turn the dough so that it cooks on the other side as well. Do this with the rest of the dough, in total there will be 3 pancakes. Book next.

Place the whipped cream mixture in a stand mixer and beat until stiff peaks form.

Take one of the doughs and put it on a plate, add some whipped cream on top and spread it out evenly. Add the second dough on top and put some more whipped cream on top, do this with the third layer as well.

With the rest of the whipped cream, spread it all over the cake, on the sides and on top, leaving it as flat as possible.

Place the walnuts on the sides and on top put the candied fruits, if you don’t like it, you can put chopped gummies.

Place in the fridge and leave for a few minutes until it cools down a bit.


In this text we provided the answer to the query: “How to store coffee cake?”. In addition, we explained how to keep a cake moist and provided a recipe for a coffee cake.


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