This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat.
Honey Bun Coffee Cake
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
40 mins
Total Time
50 mins
 

This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat. 

Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: honey bun cake recipe, honey bun cake recipe with yellow cake mix, honey bun cake with buttermilk, honey bun coffee cake, iced honey bun cake
Servings: 12
Author: Barbara
Ingredients
  • 1 15.25 oz. box yellow cake mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • Glaze:
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 Tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
Instructions
  1. Mix cake mix, eggs, oil and buttermilk together in a large bowl; set aside.

    This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat.
  2. In a small bowl, combine brown sugar and cinnamon.

    This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat.
  3. Grease and flour a 9x13-inch cake pan; pour half the cake batter in pan.

  4. Top batter with half of cinnamon/sugar mixture, followed by remaining cake batter and ending with remaining cinnamon/sugar mixture.

    This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat.
  5. Take a butter knife and swirl sugar mixture into the cake batter.

    This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees F for 35 to 40 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.

  7. Mix together powdered sugar, milk and vanilla; pour glaze over cake while it is still warm.
    This Honey Bun Coffee Cake recipe takes a box of yellow cake mix and adds a couple extra ingredients to turn it into a delicious breakfast or dessert treat.