Enjoy this modern cake recipe. 


  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • Pinch salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup melted butter
  • 1 cup coconut
  • 4 tablespoons cream
  • Directions

    Heat milk and butter but do not boil. Beat eggs in a large bowl and add sugar. Stir in dry ingredients after sifting together. Add liquid ingredients and flavoring. The mixture will be thin. Bake in a greased 8 1/2 x8 1/2-inch square pan at 375 degrees for 25 minutes.

    Topping: Stir and spread on baked cake and brown under broiler.

    This cake can be doubled and baked in a 9x14-inch pan.

    Serves 9

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