The 7th of April is Coffee Cake Day.
Today you can learn what coffee cake actually is — and treat yourself and a friend to a slice while you’re at it.
For those already in the know, you might be surprised to learn what coffee cake originally contained.
One of the most common pieces of advice from weekend-brunch host survivors is, “bake the coffee cake the day before”, to reduce stress the day of.
The earliest print mention of a Coffee Cake Day in April that CooksInfo has seen dates from 2005 in Alabama:
“Today is: National Coffee Cake Day, No Housework Day.” — The Montgomery Advertiser. Montgomery, Alabama. 7 April 2005. Page 1E, col. 1.