Lemon Foldover Coffee Cake

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Try making this delicious Lemon Foldover Coffee Cake Recipe if you're not already into lemon desserts. This recipe is a sensational dessert with a touch of lemon that's going to please your taste buds in a refreshing way. This dessert is a classic buttery dough baked with a creamy lemon curd filling on the inside and then drizzled with a generous amount of lemony cream cheese glaze on top. The lemon curd filling has a bold lemony flavor but not overwhelming and hits your palate the right way with a pleasant aftertaste. The ever so mild saltiness of the dough balances the sweetness and goes well with the lemon flavor and cream cheese. We guarantee that you'll relish every mouthful bite of this wonderful dessert.

Lemon dessert recipes are a wonderful addition to brighten up family meals. Lemon is such a beautiful fruit that brings so much flavor to the table during mealtime whether in a dessert or as a drink. In fact, this lemon dessert is so delectable that you’ll want to miss your meal just to dig into this yummy treat. Even though it's called coffee cake, why limit it just for coffee time? You can serve it at parties, family gatherings or for a barbecue or make it for a lazy Sunday brunch with your loved ones. It’s always a good idea to serve fun desserts like this one to your guests because they’re fancy but easy desserts to make. This is an easy lemon dessert you can serve for any occasion and is also one of the most fun desserts to make when you want to serve a dessert that is unconventional and new.

There are many nourishing lemon health benefits such as calcium, potassium, vitamin C and fiber. It also has medicinal values and antibacterial properties. For achieving optimum lemon flavor, always make lemon desserts recipes with the real lemon juice or better yet add lemon zest instead of the lemon extract. You won’t regret the extra work of squeezing the lemon juice or grating the zest. Always use a zester to achieve a finely textured lemon zest. Some exciting additions you could make in this lemon recipe are sprinkling toasted coconut flakes on top or add fresh fruits like chopped raspberries and strawberries or simply spread your favorite jam on top. You could also spread a layer of white chocolate with marshmallow fluff and lemon curd which is a wonderful combination for layering.

Nutrition Facts for: Lemon Foldover Coffee Cake from Your Home Based Mom

Ingredients: Yeast, water, eggs, buttermilk, granulated sugar, butter, vanilla, salt, all purpose flour, sugar, lemon zest, orange zest, lemon curd, butter, cream cheese, whipping cream, lemon juice.

* The entire recipe has been calculated for 18 servings.

* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet

* Per Serving: Calories 227, Calories from Fat 77, Total Fat 8.6g 13%, Saturated Fat 5.0g 25%, Cholesterol 48mg 16%, Sodium 137mg 6%, Potassium 67mg 2%, Carbohydrates 33.2g 11%, Dietary Fiber 0.9g 4%, Sugars 11.7g, Protein 4.4g, Vitamin A 6%, Vitamin C 5%, Calcium 2%, Iron 8%

Thank you to Leigh Anne at the ‘Your Home Based Mom' food blog for sharing this Lemon Foldover Coffee Cake Recipe with us. Leigh's love for lemons has made her create many delicious lemon desserts recipes that she shares on her blog. Do visit her blog for more recipes that are fun desserts to make for all occasions. Lemon is such a versatile fruit to make fun desserts, and this recipe is a must have for all occasions any time of the year. Make this dessert with the lemony goodness today!

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