Better Than Sex Cake

Lil'T.....: "Amazing! Will surely make it again!!" Read More


  • 1 box vanilla cake mix (along with whatever ingredients the mix calls for, eggs, oil, water)
  • 20 ounces crushed pineapple with juice (can of, separated from pineapple)
  • 1 cup coconut flakes (sweetened shredded)
  • 12 ounces cream cheese
  • 3 1/2 cups confectioner's sugar
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1 stick salted butter (at room temperature)
  • 1 cup coconut flakes (sweetened shredded)
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium19% DV450mg
    Fat122% DV79g
    Protein16% DV8g
    Carbs40% DV119g
    Fiber28% DV7g
    Calories1190Calories from Fat710
    Total Fat79g122%
    Saturated Fat55g275%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat710
    Total Carbohydrate119g40%
    Dietary Fiber7g28%
    Vitamin A35%
    Vitamin C2%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Lil'T..... a year ago
    Amazing! Will surely make it again!!
    Tia_N a year ago
    Made it and the whole family enjoyed!!!
    YumChef a year ago
    Awesome will make it again
    Dayna 2 years ago
    I’ve had requests to make it again and again, definitely a delicious cake!
    Alex L. 3 years ago
    Cake was very good and had great flavor. The only thing was my cake fell apart. Not sure if I didn't let it sit enough or used to much juice but trying to transfer the two halves basically turned them into pieces. Still tasted good though.
    Keith S. 4 years ago
    Have made it twice, the best cake I have made. The second time I tossed in a handful of walnut pieces- even better I get requests to make it all of the time. By the way, I am no expert, Thank you Broma Bakery
    Kathleen S. 4 years ago
    This is the best cake I've ever made. It is so moist and people always want a second piece. When I take it to work I go home with an empty pan. I'm going to make this for thanksgiving this year to see how it goes with the other 15 desserts that will be there. Great recipe and really easy to make!! Now I'm wanting to fix one today, decisions decisions!! Thanks for the great recipe!
    Alex H. 5 years ago
    Overall this recipe was pretty good and easy to make. I modified to make this into cupcakes which could have changed my experience perhaps. The cake was moist and well textured. Frosting was pretty basic and I think it could have used a little splash of something to liven it up a bit. My biggest complaint was that even though I put the entire 20 oz can of pineapples in and put at least 1 tbsp of pineapple juice onto each cupcake, I couldn't taste any pineapple! Seriously, my taste testers were shocked there was pineapple in the recipe - all they could taste was coconut. I would probably make again, but mostly if I was wanting a coconut cupcake.