Flaky Cherry Coffee Cake Strips

Preparation info

  • Yield:


    strips, 24 inches ( 60 cm ) long
    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Professional Pastry Chef

By Bo Friberg

Published 1989

  • About

Back in the mid-1960s, when I worked on cruise ships, we used to make these with apple filling and call them apple strudel. The braided strips were faster to assemble than the real thing, and we got away with it because they resemble German apple strudel. Try making this recipe with Chunky Apple Filling and sprinkle some cinnamon sugar on the filling before braiding the top. The assembled coffee cake strips freeze very well; bake as needed directly from th