This southern coconut cake is the BEST coconut cake. It has light and tender coconut cake layers, a creamy coconut filling, and coconut cream cheese frosting. It’s a coconut lover’s dream come true!
Since I first shared this southern coconut cake recipe in 2010, this cake has been a favorite with my family and friends. Some recipes you’ll find here I make and enjoy just once or twice, but not this cake.
The coconut flavor in this cake really comes through— in the soft tender cake layers, the creamy whipped filling, the cream cheese frosting, and of course the toasted coconut topping. If you’re a fan of coconut you’re going to love this cake! (more…)