Cream Cheese Crumb Cake


Cake Layer:
1¼ cups all-purpose flour
⅓ cup granulated sugar
1 tsp baking powder
¼ tsp salt
1 large egg
½ cup whole milk
1 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
1 Tbsp canola oil
Cream Cheese Layer:
8 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 egg
¼ cup granulated sugar
Crumb Topping:
1¾ cups flour
½ cup packed light-brown sugar
½ tsp ground cinnamon
½ cup unsalted butter, melted

Preheat oven to 325, spray and 8 inch square pan with baking spray.

For the cake layer:

Whisk together the flour, granulated sugar, baking powder and salt in a large bowl. In a separate bowl, whisk together the egg, milk, vanilla and vegetable oil. Stir the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients, batter will be thick. Spread the batter in an even layer in the baking pan.

For the cream cheese layer:

Whisk together the cream cheese, egg and granulated sugar. Spread evenly on top of the batter.

For the crumb topping:

Combine the flour, brown sugar, and cinnamon in a bowl. Drizzle with melted butter, stir together until crumbs form. Evenly distribute the crumb topping over the cream cheese layer.

Bake at 325 for 35 minutes or until the top crumbs have just started to turn golden brown. Cool to room temperature. Refrigerate if not serving immediately after cooling to room temp.

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