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Recipe: Angel Flake Cake

Posted at 2:35 PM, Mar 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-22 16:35:30-04

You'll be in heaven with this delicious angel cake recipe from Ruthie Knudsen.

Angel Flake Cake


  • 1 pkg. (2-layer size) yellow cake mix
  • 2-2/3 cups BAKER'S ANGEL FLAKE Coconut (7-oz. pkg.), divided
  • 1-1/4 cups cold milk, divided
  • 1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O Coconut Cream Flavor Instant Pudding
  • 1 pkg. (3.4 oz.) JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding
  • ¼ cup powdered sugar
  • 1 tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping, thawed


  1. HEAT oven to 350°F.
  2. PREPARE cake batter and bake as directed on package for 2 (9-inch) round layers, stirring ⅔ cup coconut, ¼ cup milk and dry coconut pudding mix into batter before pouring into prepared pans. Cool cakes in pans 10 min. Remove from pans to wire racks; cool completely.
  3. MEANWHILE, beat dry vanilla pudding mix, sugar and remaining milk in large bowl with whisk 2 min. (Pudding will be thick.) Stir in COOL WHIP. Refrigerate until ready to assemble cake.
  4. STACK cake layers on plate, filling with layers of 1 cup of the pudding mixture and ¾ cup of the remaining coconut. Frost top and side of cake with remaining pudding mixture. Press remaining coconut into pudding mixture. Refrigerate 1 hour.