Coconut / Chocolate Sheet Cake

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By
@1lovetocook1x

Who wouldn't love a chocolate cake with a wonderful coconut topping? I have had non coconut lovers loving this cake. So moist, very rich...make sure you have a big glass of milk to wash it down. Enjoy!!!

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Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
35
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 2 c
    ap flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    butter, cubed
  • 1 c
    water
  • 1/4 c
    baking cocoa
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1/2 c
    buttermilk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • TOPPING

  • 1 can(s)
    ( 12 ounce ) evaporated milk, divided
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 20 large
    marshmallows
  • 1 pkg
    ( 14 ounce ) coconut
  • 2 c
    chopped pecans, or slivered almonds ( i used pecans )
  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    semi / sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 c
    sugar

How to Make Coconut / Chocolate Sheet Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degree F.

    Prepare a 15 in x 10 in x 1 in sheet pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, baking soda and salt.
  3. In a small saucepan, combine the butter, water and cocoa. Cook and stir until butter is melted; add to dry ingredients.
  4. Combine the eggs, buttermilk and vanilla; add to chocolate mixture and mix well.
  5. Pour into greased pan, and bake for 20 - 25 minutes or until wooden pick in the center comes out clean.
  6. Meanwhile, in a large saucepan, combine 1 cup evaporated milk, 3/4 cup sugar and marshmallows; cook and stir until marshmallows are melted.

    Remove from heat; stir in coconut.
  7. Immediately sprinkle 1 cup nuts over cake. Spread coconut mixture over top. Sprinkle with remaining nuts (pan will be full).
  8. In a small saucepan, combine butter with remaining milk and 1/4 cup sugar.

    Remove from the heat; stir in chocolate chips until melted. Drizzle over nuts. Cool on a wire rack.
  9. Enjoy!

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About Coconut / Chocolate Sheet Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #coconut, #buttermilk




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