Flourless chocolate coconut cake

Heather Disarro

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Flourless chocolate coconut cake is a perfect dessert you can serve to anyone. Rich and fudgy with a hint of the tropics, this is one chocolate dessert that delivers!

Flourless chocolate coconut cake

Flourless chocolate coconut cake

Serves 12


  • 1 (14 ounce) can full-fat coconut milk
  • 1 (16 ounce) bag 60 percent cacao chocolate chips
  • 4 whole eggs, whisked together
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon coconut extract
  • Pinch of salt
  • Powdered sugar or toasted coconut to garnish, optional


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.
  2. Line an 8 x 8-inch square cake pan with foil or parchment paper and spray with nonstick spray. Set aside.
  3. In a small saucepan, gently heat the coconut milk over medium-low heat until it starts to steam slightly.
  4. Remove from the heat, pour in the chocolate chips and allow to sit for 2 to 3 minutes.
  5. Whisk the chocolate and coconut milk together until smooth, then add the butter, vanilla extract, coconut extract and salt.
  6. Let the mixture cool for about 10 minutes, then slowly drizzle the whisked eggs in while continually whisking the chocolate mixture until the eggs are completely incorporated.
  7. Pour into the prepared baking pan and place in the oven.
  8. Bake at 325 degrees F for 45 minutes, or until the center is no longer liquid.
  9. Let cool completely before removing from the pan.
  10. To remove, pull the cake out in 1 piece using the foil or parchment paper.
  11. Sprinkle with powdered sugar, toasted coconut and cut into 12 pieces.
  12. Serve.

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Heather Disarro
Heather is the writer behind the food blog, Heather’s Dish, and the coordinator of the beauty blog, Faces of Beauty. She and her husband live at the base of the Rocky Mountains in the Denver metro area and are constantly active, especially with their two crazy lab mixes Bunker and Keira. They had their first baby, Weston, in March 2012 and have been boundlessly blessed by him every day of his life. You can find more at Heather’s personal blogs, Heather’s Dish and Faces of Beauty or send her a tweet at @heathersdish.