How to make Coconut Buttermilk Pound Cake -

Shredded coconut and buttermilk give this pound cake a differently delicious texture and flavour.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Buttermilk (छास), Sweetened desiccated coconut (मीठा डेसिकेटेड कोकोनट)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Desserts

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Coconut Buttermilk Pound Cake

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 51-60 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Coconut Buttermilk Pound Cake Recipe

  • Buttermilk 1 cup

  • Sweetened desiccated coconut 1½ cups

  • Butter 1½ cups + for greasing

  • Refined flour (maida) 2 cups + for dusting

  • Baking powder 1½ teaspoons

  • Salt ½ teaspoon

  • Granulated sugar 1 cup

  • Vanilla essence 1 teaspoon

  • Eggs 3 large


Step 1

Preheat oven to 180°C. Grease a cake tin with some butter and dust with some flour.

Step 2

Mix together flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl.

Step 3

Cream together butter and sugar in another bowl till light and fluffy. Add vanilla essence and mix. Add eggs, one at a time, and beat well.

Step 4

Add flour mixture and fold in well. Add buttermilk and beat till well combined. Add 1¼ cups coconut and fold in well.

Step 5

Pour the batter into the prepared tin, place the tin in the preheated oven and bake for 60 minutes. Remove from oven, cool and demould.

Step 6

Dry roast the remaining coconut in a non-stick pan till golden brown.

Step 7

Sprinkle the roasted coconut on the cake, slice and serve.

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