Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Let's head to Hawaii....for some coffee cake......



I have been sent this Hawaiian Coffee Cake recipe and it was mentioned that this recipe is one of the top ten recipes in this category........but I need you all to try it since I started my diet on Monday!!!
Cooking Time: 45 min
Ingredients

    3/4 cup butter
    3/4 cup brown sugar
    3/4 cup granulated sugar
    3 eggs
    1 teaspoon salt
    1 teaspoon vanilla
    1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    1 ounce Hawaiian coffee liqueur (or any coffee liqueur)
    2 ounces softened chocolate (semi-sweet)
    3/4 cup milk
    3 1/2 cups flour
    3 teaspoons baking powder
    1/2 cup shredded coconut

Instructions

    Preheat oven 350 degrees F.
     Cream together butter and sugars.
     Beat in eggs.
     Add salt, vanilla, soda, liquer, and chocolate.
     Add in milk and then flour, beating alternately. Beat for 3 minutes.
     Add baking powder. Beat 30 seconds.
     Add coconut.
    
Bake at 350 degrees F for 45 minutes.  You can also bake 30 minutes for regular layer cake. Makes a 9x13 cake.

Icing

    3 tablespoons butter (softened)
    2 cups powdered sugar (add more if too soft)
    1 ounce rum or coffee liqueur
    1-1/2 ounces heavy cream
    
Blend and beat for 3 minutes. Spread icing onto cake.

So let me know if you try it out and what you think about the cake!!!
Happy Tuesday Night and Happy Creating!!!!




6 comments:

laurie said...

will its a tough job but somebody has to do it, ha ha ha ,, I will give it a go, I haven't started my diet yet!!

Diana Evans said...

Oh wonderful Laurie!!!!!!! Can't wait to hear how it turns out!!!!

Michaele Razi said...

Yum! Sounds wonderful. Lovely illo too!

Diana Evans said...

Thanks Michaele!!! I thought about a little Hawaiian baker...

Janine said...

Hi, I hope you had a great new- years day, and the new year will bring you health,
happiness and a lot of creativity, and with a little luck you could be the winner
of my new- years giveaway. You are heartily invited to join it if you want to.
Your newest drawing is beautiful.
Have a great day
Janine

Diana Evans said...

Thank you Janine!!!! heading over to check it out right now!!!!

 
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