Coconut Meyer Lemon Meringue Cake
Coconut Meyer Lemon Meringue Cake
  • prep: 45 min
  • cook: 1 hr
  • total: 1 hr 45 min
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  • Summary

    Tender coconut cake layers filled with tangy Meyer lemon curd, and frosted with swiss meringue and toasted to make this cake a delicious show stopper. 

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 C. unsalted butter, softened
    • 1 1/2 C. granulated sugar
    • 3 eggs, at room temperature
    • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
    • 3 tsp. coconut extract
    • 2 1/4 C. all-purpose flour
    • 2 tsp. baking powder
    • 1 tsp. baking soda
    • 1/2 tsp. salt
    • 1 1/3 C. buttermilk
    • 1 tsp. cornstarch
    • 1/3 C. granulated sugar
    • 2 1/2 tsp. fresh Meyer lemon zest (about 1 lemon)
    • 1/4 C. fresh Meyer lemon juice (1-3 lemons, depending on size)
    • 4 Tbs. unsalted butter
    • 2 eggs at room temperature
    • 4 large egg whites, at room temperature
    • 1 C. granulated sugar
    • 1/4 tsp. cream of tartar
    • 1/2 tsp. clear vanilla extract

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 9
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 830 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 19 g 28.88%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 52.32%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 120 mg 40%
    • Sodium: 1288 mg 53.69%
    • Calcium: 113 mg 11.34%
    • Potassium: 985 mg 28.15%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 10.25%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 94 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.96%
    • Sugar: 69 g
    • Protein: 66 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 14.31%
    • Vitamin C 3.41%
    • Vitamin D 8.98%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total9 oz-eq

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