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Coconut-Layered Pound Cake Recipe
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Coconut-Layered Pound Cake Recipe

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This cake tastes just like an Almond Joy candy bar! If you like coconut, chocolate and almonds, this is the cake for you. And since it comes together in a snap, you can quench that craving quickly! —Linda Nichols, Steubenville, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
MAKES:8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
MAKES: 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 loaf (16 ounces) frozen pound cake, thawed
  • 2-2/3 cups flaked coconut
  • 1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 cup chopped almonds, toasted
  • 1 cup chocolate fudge frosting

Nutritional Facts

1 slice: 715 calories, 35g fat (19g saturated fat), 98mg cholesterol, 426mg sodium, 93g carbohydrate (72g sugars, 3g fiber), 10g protein

Directions

  1. Cut cake horizontally into four layers. In a small bowl, combine the coconut, milk and almonds. Place bottom layer on a serving plate; top with half of the coconut mixture, one cake layer and 1/2 cup frosting. Repeat layers. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Coconut-Layered Pound Cake in Simple & Delicious May/June 2009, p30


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hunkydoriest
Reviewed Jul. 16, 2013

"This comes together in minutes, and it is wonderful. Have made it a couple of times now, and everyone loves it. Great in the summertime when you don't want to turn the oven on."

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datzme57
Reviewed Aug. 24, 2012

"I used non-frozen pound cake product and did not add chocolate in the middle. Cake was not high enough to allow for 4 layers, 3 works very nicely. I also used the Coco Real product in place of condensed milk and only added nuts to top of cake in case of food allergies. Very easy & delicious!"

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TKCloughfam
Reviewed Jul. 3, 2010

"I loved this!! It was easy and yummy! It didn't last the night in the house"

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AWD
Reviewed Nov. 28, 2009

"I made it for my mother in law's birthday, and everyone raved about it! Definately a keeper!"

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Roma_
Reviewed Oct. 20, 2009

"Well, I fell for this one. The cake sounded good so I clicked on the site only to find you have to be a subscriber.  I used to subsribe to TOH but let the subscription lapse because I could never find a recipe I liked.  Guess I'll have to quench the craving!"

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jujohamil
Reviewed Oct. 18, 2009

"THIS WAS AWFUL.TASTED NOTHING LIKE A CANDY BAR.TOTAL WASTE OF MONEY AND TIME"

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mbutler
Reviewed Aug. 27, 2009

"I made this cake for a large gathering. It was the 1st dessert gone and I got so many requests for the recipe. It was SIMPLE & DELICIOUS!! I make it over and over with great results and rave reviews! (Better if it sits overnight) Yummy"

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Joy_Sue_KS
Reviewed Jun. 30, 2009

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Joy_Sue_KS
Reviewed Jun. 29, 2009

"Pooh!!!!!!  My favorite candy bar, but available to subscribers only.    [:'(]"

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jenna6924
Reviewed Jun. 29, 2009

"This is a great recipe and it a hit everytime I make it. I have been asked to make this at all upcoming parties."

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