Restaurants & Bars

Pacific Northwest Cakes

Seeking Perfect Coconut Cake

Share:

Restaurants & Bars 8

Seeking Perfect Coconut Cake

Vel | Dec 12, 2008 08:59 PM

I am looking for recs for the best, most elegant, bakery (take-away) coconut cake in Seattle. I want a round layer-style cake, with white or yellow cake, very moist, with a not-too-sweet frosting and lots of yummy shaved coconut. Filling is ok, as long as it is custard and not fruit.

Does this fantasy cake exist? I found a place called 60th Street Desserts, which claims to have a "signature" coconut cake, but it's frosted with something called "Italian meringue". I don't know what that is, but I hate the eggy stuff that goes on meringue pies...

Any suggestions, particularly from downtown to north Seattle would be much appreciated.

Want to stay up to date with this post?

Feedback