Pink Flamingo cake. in a mag about 6mnths ago

misstrouble1, Jun 13, 2:03am
about 6months ago one of the mags had a recipie for a pink flamingo cake has anyone got it? had coconut in it was a pink cake

cookessentials, Jun 13, 6:37am
PINK FLAMINGO CAKE - NZ Womens Weekly Nov 2008

250g butter, softened
1 cup caster sugar
1 egg
1 cup flour
1 tsp baking powder
½ tsp red food colouring
½ cup milk
½ cup desiccated coconut
Extra thread coconut, to decorate

1½ cups icing sugar, sifted
25g butter, melted
2 drops red food colouring
1 tsp coconut essence
1 tbsp boiling water

1. Heat oven to 160°C fan bake. Grease a 19cm round cake tin and line the base with baking paper. Place butter and sugar in a bowl, then beat until pale and creamy. Beat in egg.

2. Sift flour and baking powder over the creamed mixture and then stir to combine. Combine food colouring with milk and stir into the creamed mixture. Stir in the desiccated coconut.

3. Spread the mixture in the prepared tin, smoothing the surface. Bake for 45 minutes or until a skewer inserted comes out clean. Remove to cool, then spread with icing.

4. To make the icing, place all ingredients in a bowl and beat to combine. Use the extra thread coconut to sprinkle over the icing to decorate

misstrouble1, Aug 1, 7:07pm
thanks you sos os much that sounds like it. god didnt realize it was 08 thanks