Happy Happy Valentine’s Day! I’ve got just the thing for you. A Sweetheart Coffee Cake for your sweetheart.
This recipe is chock full of nostalgia. When I was growing up, there was a magical DRIVE IN bakery called Roselyn’s Bakery. And this wasn’t just a neighborhood spot where you could grab your favorite donuts or order your favorite cakes– no. Roselyn’s was a veritable symbol of Indianapolis, a local chain with over 40 outposts in central Indiana. Founded in the 1940s, Roselyn’s prided itself on consistent, delicious treats. They had iconic signs, a loyal following, and anyone who grew up in central Indiana and ate sweets before the late 90s could recall their favorite. Was it the smiley face cookies? The Zebra Brownies? The Alligator Coffee Cake? No matter what location you stopped into, you got the same delicious treats (because it was all baked in the same central facility), and everyone had a favorite….