Recipe Sifter

X
  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition
1

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.

2

As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Recipes / Key Lime Coconut Cake Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Key Lime Coconut Cake

    Average Rating:

    4 Total Reviews

    Showing 1-4 of 4

    Sort by:

    • on August 07, 2013

      Made for the Goddesses of ZWT-9 & the Tropical Desserts Challenge to serve at an afternoon coffee for 9, your recipe was an unqualified hit when rated by our guests. As the cook, I had 1 issue. I made the recipe exactly as written, but the cake rose to an unexpected height & overflowed the baking dish in a fairly major way. I policed up the mess, trimmed the excess, cut the cake into individual servings, glazed it & served it w/a fresh mint garnish. Not a soul knew there had been a problem. They loved the cake & the glaze that I made a lime green color w/food coloring. 1 guest even said he felt as if he had had traveled to Jamaica & should be listening to Bob Marley & his reggae music. Thx for sharing this lovely & flavorful recipe w/us.

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on August 02, 2013

      Full of zing !! Easy to make and very enjoyable. I did not glaze but used a vanilla frosting. Made for ZWT 9.

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on May 19, 2013

      Photo may be seen here in Savor gallery: www.annacia.com. I love this cake, first the size if perfect, 1 layer is all we need. The cake isn't very sweet tasting, another plus. Doesn't take very long to do in the stand mixer. That said, I trimmed the sugar by using Splenda with no ill efects to the cake. It made a beautiful, well risen, cake with an inside that is light and fluffy in texture. I should mention that I used vanilla almond milk in the cake and glaze and I think that it added a nice element to the overall flavor.

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    • on May 07, 2012

      This is a great tasting cake, it would be perfect for a brunch or special meal like Mother's Day or Easter. The combination of toasted coconut and lime is wonderful.

      In the process of making the cake I learned how to sweeten unsweetened coconut (which is what I had on hand). I added 4 T Splenda sugar substitute to the C of coconut along with 3 T of hot water. Once this sets for 15 minutes you are good to go (and with no loss of sweetness and many fewer calories)!

      I also used sugar substitute in the recipe and since I only had non-fat milk, that's what I used. Finally, I used Egg Beaters instead of the two whole eggs and as always with my baking, I didn't miss the calories and the flavor was still amazing!

      people found this review Helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
    « Previous 1 Next »

    Advertisement

    Nutritional Facts for Key Lime Coconut Cake

    Serving Size: 1 (144 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 8

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 469.7
     
    Calories from Fat 160
    34%
    Total Fat 17.8 g
    27%
    Saturated Fat 11.8 g
    59%
    Cholesterol 79.2 mg
    26%
    Sodium 407.6 mg
    16%
    Total Carbohydrate 73.8 g
    24%
    Dietary Fiber 1.2 g
    5%
    Sugars 52.2 g
    209%
    Protein 5.4 g
    10%

    The following items or measurements are not included:

    key lime zest

    Advertisement


    Over 475,000 Recipes

    Food.com Network of Sites