Total Time
Prep 7 mins
Cook 25 mins

I don't like butter frosting and so I look for different ways to top cakes. This is super quick and super delicious!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat sugar, eggs and vanilla extract together till creamy.
  2. Mix in the flour, baking powder and salt.
  3. Melt butter in milk and add to batter.
  4. Bake at 350°F for 20 minutes.
  5. Melt together the topping ingredients and pour over hot cake as it comes out of oven.
  6. Place under grill until golden brown.
Most Helpful

I had this recipe many years ago and have looked in all by books for it. I am so grateful to see it on Recipe Zaar. Thanks for putting my mind at ease. This is the easiest and most delicious cake! Mary

mdlevering28 April 17, 2008

I really enjoyed this recipe, and it was really easy to make. For the frosting I used desiccated coconut, becuase I wasn't sure if the coconut should be whole or not.

Studentchef July 18, 2007