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Total Time
1hr 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 1 hr

I have no idea why this is called a Cajun cake, but I do know that my family has been making it for years and you just about have to knock someone away from the pan to get a bite before it is all gone.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cake:.
  2. Beat eggs and sugar.
  3. Sift dry ingredients and add to egg mixture, mixing well.
  4. Mix in pineapple.
  5. Bake in a 13x9 greased pan at 350 degrees for 35 minutes.
  6. Icing:.
  7. Mix sugar, milk and butter over medium heat until mixture thickens well. Remove from heat and stir in coconut and pecans.
  8. Pour over cake as soon as you take cake from oven.
  9. Allow cake to cool before serving.
  10. Refrigerate leftovers (like you'll have any!).
Most Helpful

5 5

A wonderful dish if you like coconut and pecans. You can substitute any nut you prefer and you can change the consistency of the cake by adding more/less pineapple and juice. I prefer it moist and gooey. YUM!

3 5

This cake was just good, although it was a little too sweet.My son was not crazy about it.