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All White Dreams & Coconut Cake


~~All White Dreams & Coconut Cake
 

*Serves 8 to 12

Ingredients

2 cups sour cream

2 cups granulated sugar

2 cups sweetened shredded coconut

11/2 teaspoons vanilla extract

1 box vanilla cake mix (see Note)

1 teaspoon almond extract

1 cup heavy (whipping) cream

1 tablespoon confectioners’ sugar

  White Chocolate Panna Cotta With Dark Chocolate Sauce~White Chocolate to Sip.

Instructions

1. Mix the sour cream, granulated sugar, coconut, and 1 teaspoon of the vanilla extract together in a bowl. Cover the coconut icing and refrigerate it overnight.

2. Prepare the cake batter, following the directions on the package, stir in 1/2 teaspoon of the almond extract. Divide the batter between two buttered 8-inch round cake pans, and bake as instructed on the package. Let the cakes cool completely in the pans.

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3. Remove one cake from its pan. Using a large serrated knife, cut the cake in half horizontally. Place the bottom half on a cake plate and frost it with about one fourth of the coconut icing. place the second layer on top. With your knife, carefully slice off the rounded top of the cake to make a flat surface. Frost that with a similar amount of icing.

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4. Cut the second cake in half, and place the bottom layer on top of the assembled cake. Spread half of the remaining icing over it. Place the top layer on top of that. Cover and refrigerate the cake and the remaining icing for 2 days.

5. Whip the cream in a bowl until soft peaks form. Add the remaining 1/2 teaspoon vanilla, the remaining 1/2 teaspoon almond extract, and the confectioners’ sugar, and whip until the peaks are fairly stiff. By hand, gently fold the remaining coconut icing into the whipped cream. Spread this mixture over the top and sides of the assembled cake, and serve.

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Note: Make sure you have all ingredients required for cake mix, such as eggs and vegetable oil.

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25 Comments

  • Reply
    Cheryl Lewis
    February 22, 2011 at 3:16 pm

    Oh lawdy, you just had to go there, din’t you? You KNOW I’m on a diet! 🙂 Devouring this will be worth breaking my stride. I’ll celebrate her with every white-angel bite! love you!

  • Reply
    kim sisto robinson
    February 22, 2011 at 8:13 pm

    Oh, I forgot the Angel!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Luv U xxXXX

  • Reply
    Betty Manousos
    February 23, 2011 at 5:05 am

    What lovely stuff! The coconut cake looks and sounds sooo delicious!

    Have a great day!
    Betty

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 9:29 am

      Hey, betty, loooove your web-site! thanks for stopping by. ~~Kim

  • Reply
    Tara
    February 23, 2011 at 5:25 am

    What are you trying to do? Ruin my diet? 🙂

    This is great, Kim. Looks delish, with the color coordination of Barefoot Contessa. Thanks for sharing!

    XO – Tara

    • Reply
      kim sisto robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 8:42 am

      ~~~ohhh, to be anything like the Contessa is sooooooooooo cool. Once again, you picked one of my all time Faves of all time! luv Ya.

  • Reply
    Amy
    February 23, 2011 at 8:02 am

    Mmmmmmmmmmm. I loooooooooooooooooove this post. So luxurious!

  • Reply
    Date Girl
    February 23, 2011 at 9:35 am

    That cake looks incredible. I love those kick ass boots but I doubt I’d have the courage to wear them anywhere!

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 9:57 am

      Are you kidding, Date Girl. They’d look groovy on you!! 🙂 I want them realllllll Baaad. xxx

  • Reply
    Petite (PsychoBasher)
    February 23, 2011 at 10:32 am

    OMG! I love everything white. Absolutely divine, and I do have a White Persian kitten I call her Catty. 🙂
    And I could just swear, I love chocolates and cakes with coconut, leaving your palate with this intoxicating tropical paradise taste!
    I just love everything I am so swooning!

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 10:43 am

      Oh, I love that you love all of these devine white gems! I wish I could cuddle with Catty. Great Name!!! 🙂 xxx

  • Reply
    Mercy
    February 23, 2011 at 11:29 am

    Kim,
    I looooove you more than coconut cake! And yes, to answer your unasked question, i have ever eaten coconut cake…
    Love uuuuuuuu

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 11:48 am

      ~~~I almost luv you more than coconut cake, my beautiful mustached friend!!! xxXX

  • Reply
    Dad
    February 23, 2011 at 12:07 pm

    The coconuttcake looks real good, but not as good as MOMS chocolate cake. If you don’t believe ask DAVE.

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 12:20 pm

      Yeah, that’s probababy true, daddy…but perhaps mama and I can make that white coconut cake for you guys. Luv U more. xxx

  • Reply
    LBDDiaries
    February 23, 2011 at 5:05 pm

    Gimmie, gimmie, gimmie the cat, the dress, the boots, the flowers, the dinrk, the ice cream, then the cake, in that order. That cake is beautimous – it was my mom’s fave cake – I may try this for Alpha Son’s birthday this year – whoo hoo!!!

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    LBDDiaries
    February 23, 2011 at 5:07 pm

    p.s., of course, I’m on a diet so the cake and ice cream and chocolate drink are out, the dress wouldn’t fit right now, I’d trip with the heels of the boots, and Alpha Hubby doesn’t like cats inside… guess I can only have the flowers. *sigh*

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 23, 2011 at 5:57 pm

      diet is a DIRTY word, LB. NEVER say that word.

      Now, eat the cake, drink the white chocolate, savor the ice – cream, and get the sun dress in your size….and OH, pleeeeeeeeeeeeeease wear the boots!

      They are ONLY for Hot Mamas 🙂 xx

  • Reply
    Java
    February 24, 2011 at 8:07 pm

    Hi Kim!!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog and visiting the Follow Friday 40 and Over Blog Hop!

    I would also like to invite you to join the Over 40 Bloggers Club!! Take a look and join in the fun!

    Have a wonderful weekend!!

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      February 24, 2011 at 9:54 pm

      Java, I’ll check it out 🙂 Sounds Cool.

  • Reply
    elizabeth
    February 25, 2011 at 6:50 am

    my pants just split! love ya. elizabeth

    • Reply
      kim sisto robinson
      February 25, 2011 at 6:58 am

      Ahhhhhhhhhh, that’s the rub. Everything that’s gooooooooood is fattening,
      but then again, whoooooooooooo cares! Luv U.

  • Reply
    Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella
    March 1, 2011 at 4:38 pm

    Oooh that is one utterly glamourous and gorgeous cake you have there! 😀

    • Reply
      Kim Sisto-Robinson
      March 1, 2011 at 6:09 pm

      Not Quite Nigella…. What a superb name! I looooooooooooove Nigella L. so much.

      Keep rockin’ —Your site is smokin’ xxx K.

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