• 100g margarine
  • 100g sugar
  • 200g self-raising flour
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup granulated coffee
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 60ml fresh milk, warmed up
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
This simple cake loaf will especially hit the spot for the coffee lovers. Or if you’re not really a fan of coffee and are worried about caffeine, well don’t worry, use decaf 🙂 .  You can have this with a cuppa, warm milk or as a dessert with some custard or maybe ice-cream.

Quick Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 180 degrees Celsius/ 350 degrees Fahrenheit/ Gas Mark 4. Line your loaf tin with grease proof paper and grease it then set aside. Get your ingredients ready: 1/4 cup granulated coffee, 200g sifted self-raising flour, 100g sugar and 100g margarine. (I used white margarine here but you can also use the ordinary yellow margarine). Put margarine and sugar in mixing bowl. Beat until light and fluffy. Add eggs (2 eggs), coffee and vanilla essence (1 tsp). Beat until everything is well combined.
  2. Add sifted flour, 1 tsp baking powder and mix. Add warmed up milk (60ml) and mix again until all the ingredients are combined well. Take set aside greased loaf tin and pour the batter into it. Bake for 40 minutes or until skewer comes out clean. And you’re done, enjoy!!


Pictorial Detailed Instructions

Step 1

Preheat oven to 180 degrees Celsius/ 350 degrees Fahrenheit/ Gas Mark 4. Line your loaf tin with grease proof paper and grease it then set aside. Get your ingredients ready: 1/4 cup granulated coffee, 200g sifted self-raising flour, 100g sugar and 100g margarine (a). (I used white margarine here but you can also use the ordinary yellow margarine). Put margarine and sugar in mixing bowl (b). Beat until light and fluffy (c). Add eggs, coffee and vanilla essence (d). Beat until everything is well combined.

 

Step 2

Add sifted flour and mix (a). Add warmed up milk and mix again until all the ingredients are combined well (b). Take set aside greased loaf tin and pour the batter into it. Bake for 40 minutes or until skewer comes out clean (c). And you’re done, enjoy!! (d)

 

Coffee Loaf

Coffee Loaf



 As you have seen, it’s a pretty simple cake to do and in no time at all you’ll be done and sitting down to enjoying yourself. So for that day when you really want a baked treat to go with your cuppa or for some dessert, give this one a go and remember to let me know how it turned out. Sign-up for recipe updates by email. Each time we have a new recipe published we send out an email so you never miss any goodies going-on on ZimboKitchen. Be my special guest and sign-up here. Thanks!

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