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Coconut-Lemon Cake

Coconut-Lemon Cake
  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 2 hr 5 min
  • Servings 16

Lemon gelatin adds a sweet burst of lemon to this already moist cake. Topped with flaked coconut, it’s picture perfect and delicious. ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ lemon cake mix
1
box (4-serving size) lemon-flavored gelatin
2/3
cup water
1/3
cup vegetable oil
4
eggs
2
containers Betty Crocker™ Whipped fluffy white frosting
1 1/2
cups flaked coconut

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Generously grease and flour or spray three 8-inch or two 9-inch round cake pans.
  • 2
    In large bowl, beat cake mix, gelatin, water, oil and eggs on low speed 30 seconds, then on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pans.
  • 3
    Bake 24 to 31 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • 4
    Fill layers and frost side and top of cake with frosting. Sprinkle coconut over top and side. Store loosely covered.

Expert Tips

  • Garnish this pretty cake with thin lemon slices and fresh mint sprigs.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
410
Calories from Fat
170
% Daily Value
Total Fat
18g
28%
Saturated Fat
7g
34%
Trans Fat
2 1/2g
Cholesterol
55mg
18%
Sodium
310mg
13%
Potassium
75mg
2%
Total Carbohydrate
57g
19%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
44g
Protein
3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
6%
6%
Iron
4%
4%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 3 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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