A cake, often cinnamon-flavored, with a drizzled white icing or crumb topping, and usually eaten with coffee.
- The end result looks more like a coffee cake than a bread.
- You might, for example, make a coffee cake with chocolate in it.
- I made a blueberry tart yesterday and we have a blueberry coffee cake cooling down as we speak.
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