How to make Southern peach crumb cake

Print this recipe
A multilayered Southern peach crumb cake is a delicious treat to enjoy with coffee, and this recipe is incredibly easy to make. The sour cream cake base is topped with a layer of fresh sweet peaches and a spiced layer of buttery crumbs.
This cake is just as delicious when made with fresh peaches as with canned, so you can enjoy it all year.
Advertisement
Cooktop Cove
Southern Peach Crumb Cake
8
20 minutes
45 minutes
1 hour 5 minutes
1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup sugar
1 stick butter, softened
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 eggs
1 cup sour cream
4 peaches, sliced (or 1 15-ounce can sliced peaches, drained)
1 cup light brown sugar
1 cup all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup butter, melted
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
In a medium bowl, sift together the 1-1/2 cups of flour, baking soda, baking powder and salt.
In a large bowl, beat together the sugar and butter until light and fluffy. Beat in the vanilla, followed by the eggs, beating well after each addition.
Use a rubber spatula to fold in about one-third of the flour mixture, followed by half of the sour cream. Fold in the second third of the flour mixture, the remaining sour cream, and finally the remaining flour mixture.
Spread the batter into a floured and buttered 9-inch round pan. Arrange the peach slices over the top.
Combine the brown sugar, 1 cup flour, cinnamon and salt in a bowl and mix until well-combined. Drizzle in the melted butter and mix with a rubber spatula until evenly moistened.
Use your fingers to break the mixture into crumbs, and scatter them over the top of the cake.
Bake for 45 to 55 minutes, until a cake tester inserted in the center comes out clean.
Advertisement
Resources
Print this recipe

October 5   ·  
Advertisement
Not sure how to use ham hocks in your recipes? Check this out!
October 4   ·  
Is there anything better than a good Southern shrimp dish? Whether it's peeled, boiled, seared or fried, there's no denying that Southern style shrimp is simply the best.
October 3   ·  
We know, mixing potatoes and lasagna noodles sounds a little bit weird. However, this delicious casserole turns out to be the perfect encounter of two perfect comfort foods that will please both your family and friends. Guaranteed!
September 25   ·  
There are simple fixes that can take your wooden furniture from looking like it belongs on a curb side to a totally restored and like-new look.
September 21   ·  
October 1   ·