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Gluten-Free Coconut Cake Recipe
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Gluten-Free Coconut Cake

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"I made this for my mom's 65th birthday and frosted it with a simple vanilla buttercream. No one can tell it's gluten-free!"

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Original recipe makes 16 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    45 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  2. Whisk flour, sugar, coconut, walnuts, baking powder, baking soda, xanthan gum, and salt together in a bowl. Add coconut milk, vegetable oil, eggs, and vanilla extract; mix until batter is smooth. Spread batter into the prepared baking dish.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 45 minutes.
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Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • Two 9-inch round pans can be used in place of the 9x13-inch baking dish. Bake for 20 minutes.
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Reviews More Reviews

Jun 18, 2014

Yummy, moist, easy peasy. I used Bobs Red Mill baking mix for the flour, coconut oil, and extra thick coconut milk. Cut out half a cup of sugar. Added 2 tbsp of lemon juice at the end because it seemed to be too sweet. Baked in a torte pan so it took an extra 10 minutes or so. Popped it out and Shook some powdered sugar on top. It was a hit. Have made it twice now.

 
Apr 07, 2015

Very good! I did cook cake five mins less for ultra moistness. For the icing I used buttercream and added coconut extract. Yum!!

 

3 Ratings

May 22, 2014

Great. Didn't have walnuts on hand but still good, like a moist sponge cake. Tasty with cooked apple & cinnamon!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 288 kcal
  • 14%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 22.8 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol
  • 46 mg
  • 16%
  • Fat
  • 21.7 g
  • 33%
  • Fiber
  • 1.2 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 2.6 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 355 mg
  • 14%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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