Hawaiian Cake

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Leslie O

This cake is Very tasty!Great for all pineapple and coconut lovers! I got this out of a Taste of Home magazine, Jo Ann Fox sent it in. This cake has replaced the family "Birthday Cake" recipe that my MIL makes. Hope you enjoy it

Top Review by ODESSA

I have also made this cake, from Taste of Home, very moist,and delicious even if you don,t like pineapple you,ll love this cake! Easy to make ,just takes a few different bowls. Odessa C

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (18 ounce) package yellow cake mix
  • 3 eggs (or as called for by your cake mix)
  • 13 cup oil (or as called for by your cake mix)
  • 1 13 cups water (or as called for by your cake mix)
  • 1 14 cups cold milk
  • 1 (3 1/2 ounce) package instant vanilla pudding
  • 1 (20 ounce) can crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 (1 1/3 ounce) envelope whipped dessert topping mix (Dream Whip)
  • 3 ounces cream cheese
  • 14 cup sugar
  • 12 teaspoon vanilla
  • 12 cup flaked coconut, toasted


  1. Prepare and bake cake according to package directions, using a greased 13x9inch baking pan.
  2. Cool.
  3. In a bowl whisk together milk and pudding mix; let stand to thicken.
  4. stir in pineapple.
  5. Spread over cake.
  6. Prepare whipped topping according to package directions; set aside.
  7. In a mixing bowl beat cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla until smooth.
  8. Beat in 1 cup whipped topping.
  9. Fold in remaining topping.
  10. Spread over pudding.
  11. Sprinkle with coconut.
  12. Cover and refrigerate 3 hours or overnight.

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