6 Superb Coffee Cake and Dessert Recipes

Can't get enough coffee? You're going to love our 6 Superb Coffee Cakes and Desserts. Each of these recipes makes the most of coffee's deliciously rich flavour and aroma to create some of the most addictive desserts around. Which one do you like the look of? Tweet us your favourites here.

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Hazelnut Tiramisu Cake by Miranda Gore Browne

First up, a totally decadent layer cake from Bake Me a Cake as Fast As You Can, topped with molten chocolate and stuffed with mascarpone cream. Whether you're a coffee lover or not, this bake is not to be missed.

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Coffee Toffee by Deb Perelman

This toffee recipe from The Smitten Kitchen Cookbook is so dangerously easy, you might just find yourself whipping it up every other week. If you've got the willpower to share, it would make the perfect gift for any caffeine fiend.

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Tiramisu by Michaela, Emanuela and Romina Chiappa

We couldn't list our favourite coffee recipes without including a tiramisù. It's a classic Italian favourite and this recipe comes from the Chiappa sisters' Simply Italian. Remember to serve in a glass dish so you can see those gorgeous layers!

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Espresso, Fig and Walnut Muffins by Felicity Cloake

Give 'grabbing coffee on the go' a new, more cakey meaning with this recipe from Perfect Host. Yes, for those who prefer to eat their coffee in muffin form, rather than drink it - this is the recipe for you! Plus the addition of figs and walnuts make these muffins feel like the perfect breakfast food. 

Cappuccino Crème Brûlée coffee dessert

Cappuccino Crème Brûlée by Adam Byatt

Incorporate coffee into any dinner party menu with this impressive dessert from How to Eat In. This recipe combines two of our culinary favourites - coffee custard and getting out our blowtorch. 

Coffee Cardamom and Walnut Cakes by Claire Ptak

Finally, this recipe from The Violet Bakery Cookbook is a must-bake! Fragrant with subtle hints of cardamom and served in sweet individual portions, this bake is an irresistible twist on the original coffee cake.

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