Return to Content

Hawaiian Wedding Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Hawaiian Wedding Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
3 votes, 4.33 avg. rating (84% score)

One of the things I love about baking is enjoying time in the kitchen with loved ones, so when my sister Lindsey came to spend her spring break out on the East Coast with her favorite oldest sister, we spent a lot of time in the kitchen. One of the many things we baked that week was the Hawaiian Wedding Cake from Yankee Magazine’s Church Suppers and Potluck Dinners Cookbook.

hawaiian wedding cake

Serve up some Aloha with this easy recipe for Hawaiian Wedding Cake.

When I first read the ingredients, I was shocked to see that there was no butter or oil in the recipe! Turns out it didn’t need it.

This Hawaiian Wedding Cake comes together in a matter of minutes. You literally throw everything in a bowl and mix it with a spatula before pouring it into a greased cake pan. Once it cools, you frost it with a tangy, sweet (but not too sweet) cream cheese frosting. I added a maraschino cherry to each piece for an extra punch of color and flavor. The result is a tropical flavored cake that’s more dense and moist than most cakes.

I followed this recipe with one small change. I didn’t have any unsweetened coconut on hand. I find that it’s really hard to find unless you order it online. Since I was using sweetened coconut, I reduced the amount of sugar in the recipe from 1 1/2 cups to 1 cup.

hawaiian wedding cake

Moist tropical flavor in every bite!

 

Hawaiian Wedding Cake Recipe Links
View the Original Recipe
Save the Hawaiian Wedding Cake Recipe

Please Note: This article was accurate at the time of publication. When planning a trip, please confirm details by directly contacting any company or establishment you intend to visit.

Jen Perez

Author:

Jen Perez
Yankee Magazine Advertising

Bring New England Home
plus, get the Tablet Edition FREE!

In this issue: Our Favorite Fall Drives

  • Sweet & Savory Apple Recipes
  • The Mohawk Trail at 100
  • New England's Best Cider Festival
  • Man vs. Seal on Cape Cod
Subscribe Today and Save 44%

2 Responses to Hawaiian Wedding Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

  1. Sonja Bast February 3, 2014 at 5:58 pm #

    Great cake any time!

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Hawaiian Wedding Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting | wedding cake | wedding planner|wedding gowns|wedding cake - April 24, 2012

    [...] post: Hawaiian Wedding Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting Posted in wedding cake, wedding planner on 24 April 2012 and tagged Cake, frosting-made, [...]

Leave a Reply

We reserve the right to remove or edit comments that are offensive or disrespectful to our readers and/or writers, cannot be verified, lack clarity, or contain profanity. Your comments may be republished by Yankee Magazine across multiple platforms.

Register Sign In

©2013, Yankee Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Yankee Publishing Inc., | P.O. Box 520, Dublin, NH 03444 | (603) 563-8111

80th-anniversart-calendar600x350-2