Coffee Buttercream Recipe for Cakes

Coffee Buttercream Filling

➡️ Searching for easy coffee buttercream filling recipes in 2023? On this page, you’ll find out how to make coffee cream filling for cakes (coffee buttercream) in 12 steps at home. Homemade cakes with coffee cream are highly appreciated by many people, but there are some who hesitate to prepare them because they don’t know how to make the cream for the filling.

➡️ I also really like the aroma of coffee and most of the cakes I make are filled with classic butter-based coffee cream. Using my easy coffee buttercream recipe enables you to prepare coffee cream filling for delicious homemade cakes with coffee flavor.

➡️ The preparation of classic cakes requires some time, but they are not difficult to make if you have some basic knowledge of baking homemade cakes. Watch the video below and learn how to make coffee cream for cakes (coffee buttercream) using a tasty and easy coffee cream filling recipe!

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How to Make Coffee Buttercream Filling from Scratch

What ingredients do you need to make coffee buttercream?


1) 2 eggs
2) 150 g/5.5 oz of granulated sugar
3) 1 tsp of instant coffee
4) 150 g/5.5 oz of all-purpose flour
5) 250 ml/8.5 fl oz of strong coffee
6) 250 ml/8.5 fl oz of cow milk
7) 300 g/11 oz of butter (you can use cake margarine as well)
8) 200 g/7 oz of caster sugar

How to make coffee cream filling for cake from scratch?

Coffee Buttercream Filling

1) break eggs and place them into a bowl
2) add sugar over eggs and combine ingredients by mixer until sugar is dissolved completely
3) add instant coffee and flour to the bowl, then combine ingredients by hand
4) pour coffee into the bowl and mix the ingredients again by hand
5) pour milk into a saucepan, then place the pan on the stovetop over medium temperature
6) wait until milk starts boiling
7) reduce temperature and pour the previously prepared mixture into the milk
8) mix ingredients continuously until you get a smooth and thick cream
9) cover cream with food foil and wait to cool to room temperature
10) place butter at room temperature into a bowl and add gradually caster sugar while combining ingredients by rubbing them with a wooden spoon or a similar kitchen tool
11) add gradually to the bowl coffee cream prepared previously and combine ingredients by hand
12) use this coffee cream filling recipe for various homemade cakes

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Final Notes for the Coffee Buttercream Filling Recipe

➡️ Coffee cake is one of my favorite homemade cake recipes. I like any cake type with coffee flavor but especially cakes with coffee cream filling.

➡️ The coffee cream filling recipe shared on this page is very easy to make but it’s very tasty and the cakes prepared with it are delicious. You can use the cream for both layered cake recipes and torte recipes.

➡️ Enjoy making coffee cream filling from scratch! For additional info, read more about buttercream origins here!

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