How to make it

  • Make cake: Use an electric mixer
  • Mix dry ingrdients in large bowl including sugar.
  • Mix in the butter, coconut milk, water and vanilla until combined at low speed.
  • Scrape down bowl and beat at high speed for 2 minutes
  • In another bowl beat whites till soft peaks
  • Fold half whites into creamed mixture and then add remaining whites until no streaks appear.
  • Divide itno 3 greased and papered and greased 8 inch pans.
  • Bake in a 350F oven about 45 minutes or tested done.
  • Cool in pans 15 mins and remove and cool completely., about 2 hours.
  • For filling: In saucepan whisk sugar and ciornstarch then add passion fruit nectar, yolk and vanilla seed and cook and stir over medium heat until thick.
  • Remove from heat and stir in butter, a bit at a time until incorporated.
  • Place filling in a glass bowl, cover with plastic and chill till set about 2 hours
  • Assemble cake:
  • cut each layer in half to make 6 layers
  • Place one layer on platter and spread with 6 tbs of filling.
  • repeat till ending with a layer of cake.
  • Make topping:
  • Beat cream with sugar till soft peaks.
  • Spread over entire cake.
  • Coat whipped cream with the toasted coconut.
  • Chill one hour before serving
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  • kendi25 8 years ago
    Thank you sooooo much
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  • midgelet 8 years ago
    yikes, I forgot to add 4 egg yolks to the filling ingrdients and it is now corrected thanks for pointing this out!
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  • kendi25 8 years ago
    Hi, I wanted to try this recipe, but for the filling there are no yolks listed and the instructions says add yolks. How many yolks are needed? Thanks a lot
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    " It was excellent "
    famjila ate it and said...
    It looks so yummy. It's no my To Do List!
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    awsome beautiful cake great post high5 thanks
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    Ohhhh how beautiful it is wow!!!!!! love it yummy....
    thank you so much
    well happy late birthday !!!
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