My Aunt used to make the BEST chocolate cakes. she's no longer able to bake anymore. A few months ago,I was talking to her and she told me she used to add coconut to her cakes sometimes,this is the recipe she gave me.
1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Mix all cake ingredients with electric mixer 2 mins.Bake in greased 9x13 inch pan or 3 9 inch round cake pans. Bake 30 minutes. Cool.
Blend powdered sugar and enough cocoa to make the color of frosting you like into softened cream cheese. Add vanilla.
Add enough milk to make spreading consistency . Spread between cake layers,sides and