How to make it

  • Heat Oven to 350° Grease and flour-bottom only- of three 8 or 9-inch round cake pans
  • In a mixing bowl on high speed, beat egg whites until stiff peaks; set aside.
  • In a large mixing bowl combine cake mix, butter, egg yolks, buttermilk, water and flavoring.
  • Beat two minutes, scraping down the sides of the bowl a couple of times.
  • Gently fold in egg whites and the pecans. Pour evenly into the three cake pans. Bake 20 to 25 minutes. Cool 10 minutes and then turn out on racks to cool completely.
  • Spread frosting between layers and then sides and top of cake; sprinkle with coconut.
  • Frost with Whipped Cream Cream Cheese Frosting
  • In a small bowl beat whipping cream until stiff peaks
  • form; set aside.
  • In a large bowl combine cream cheese, sugar, salt and
  • vanilla. Beat until smooth, then fold in whipped cream.

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  • hopscotch 9 years ago
    Ohhhhhhhhhhhhh this tickles my coconut fettish!

    Thank-you, sounds yummy!
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    mystic_river1 ate it and said...
    Oh yeah babe! I got it now! TY for post.
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  • henrie 12 years ago
    Thanks for all the positive replies on this cake recipe, hope you all enjoy!
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  • melissity 12 years ago
    WOW!! I am definitely going to try this, it's sounds amazing! Thanks. :)
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  • pinkpasta 12 years ago
    Sounds great! Going to bookmark this!
    Thanks for sharing. =)
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  • annastasia 12 years ago
    YUMMY!!! My daughter loves coconut so I think this will make a super birthday cake for her come January!!! Thanks! :o)
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  • krumkake 12 years ago
    These sweets are killing me! This sounds so delish, and definitely over-the-top sweet (just what I adore, unfortunately)...bookmarked!!
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  • annieamie 12 years ago
    This has to be a great recipe. Who can go wrong with pecans and coconut? No one! Thank you for posting it, Henrie! Can't wait to try it!
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  • coffeyhouse 12 years ago
    Sounds Delish! Thank you so much for sharing it with all of us Henrie. I'd like to try it on the holidays...
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  • organicmama 12 years ago
    Oh Henrie,
    This sounds so good. Thanks for posting it.
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