Loris Ann's Yummy Coconut Cake

“There are many recipes out there for similar coconut cakes, but my aunt in my opinion, hit the jackpot with this one! It is so easy, and way too good! NOTE: Prep time does not include cooling time after the cake is made.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using the first (4) ingredients, make cake as directed in a 9 x 13 pan.
  2. As soon as the cake comes out of the oven, poke holes with the handle of a wooden spoon throughout cake -- approx 12 to 16 holes in all.
  3. Mix together sweetened condensed milk and coconut milk.
  4. Pour milk mixture over hot cake slowly, allowing to absorb and allowing some to go on the edges, as well.
  5. Place cake in the refrigerator, uncovered, until chilled. Approx 2 hours.
  6. Mix 1/2 bag (or approx 7 oz) of coconut with the cool whip and spread on top of the chilled cake.
  7. Sprinkle remainder of coconut over top of cake.
  8. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
  9. Refrigerate any unused cake.
  10. NOTE: You may use your preference of white cake mix, just follow those instructions as stated on the cake box.

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