Buttermilk Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Buttermilk Cinnamon Coffee Cake

2 1/4 cups flour
1 cup brown sugar
3/4 cup granulated sugar
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ginger
3/4 cup vegetable oil
1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup buttermilk
1 large egg

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly grease a 9" x 13" pan.

Mix flour, sugars, 1 teaspoon spoon cinnamon, salt and ginger. Stir in oil until mixture is crumbly and evenly moistened.

For cake topping, put 3/4 cup flour mixture into a small bowl. Stir in nuts and remaining cinnamon. Stir baking powder and soda into remaining mixture.

Beat buttermilk and egg to blend. Add to flour mix, stirring until batter just forms.

Pour mixture into prepared pan. Sprinkle topping over pan evenly. Bake at 350 degrees F. For 40 to 45 minutes or until pick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool completely, in the pan, on a wire rack.