Puerto Rican Coconut Cake

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Pikake21

I found this recipe online and thought that it would be interesting to try. I will update shortly!

Top Review by Mandi S.

I loved it so did my boyfriend who is actually from the island!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt; set aside.
  2. Cream butter.
  3. Add 1 cup of the sugar and cream well. Combine coconut milk or sweet milk and vanilla extract.
  4. Add dry ingredients to creamed mixture alternately with milk, beginning and ending with dry ingredients.
  5. In a small bowl, beat egg whites until foamy.
  6. Gradually add remaining 1/2 cup sugar and beat until stiff and glossy.
  7. Fold beaten whites into the batter carefully.
  8. Bake in 2 (9-inch) layer pans at 350 degrees F for 25 to 30 minutes.
  9. Frost with favorite seven-minute frosting and sprinkle with coconut.

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