Coconut Pineapple Cheese Cake

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Trisha W

I like cheese cakes!! This delicious cheese cakes uses a cake mix for an easy base. Tastes great with a cup of coffee.

Top Review by Rita1652

This was very good. I made this for a party which is a good thing or I would have eaten the whole cake myself. Lots of yummy flavor. I cut into small squares (as you see in the picture)to make it go farther. It didn`t last long. Thanks for a great recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix the dry cake mix (reserving 1/2 cup), 1/2 C butter and 1 egg.
  2. Grease and flour a 13x9" pan.
  3. Press the mixture into the bottom and bake at 350 degrees until light golden brown (about 15 min).
  4. Beat together all the filling ingredients in a small bowl and set aside.
  5. Combine the 1/2 C reserved cake mix with the sugar and cornstarch for the topping.
  6. Stir into that the crushed pineapple, flavoring and 1 egg.
  7. Toast the coconut on a cookie sheet for about 5 minutes in a 375 degree oven.
  8. Pour the FILLING over the partially baked crust.
  9. Spoon the pineapple TOPPING over the filling.
  10. Sprinkle the toasted COCONUT over the pineapple filling.
  11. Bake for 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes.
  12. When done it should be a light golden brown and the filling should be set.
  13. Cool, then refrigerate for 2 hours before serving.

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