I really do not know why I made this cake. After being stuck in the house for four days I guess it was just a case of cabin fever. Trust me on this one if you are watching your weight as I am make sure that you have more than two people to eat this cake. Oh My Gosh! It is so good! It’s not one of those elegant dessert cakes that you might serve to get the oohs and aahs as you put it on the table, but I can bet you money that everyone that has just a taste of this cake is going to thank you.
This is one of my favorite cakes to make during the holidays. It brings with it lots of memories. My dad loved it. Now I ‘m not one of those sweet lovers, even though I do love to bake. But, I have been known to cut myself a huge piece of this German Chocolate Cake and love every moment of indulgence. There is nothing like it. The coconut pecan frosting and filling is heavenly by itself, but with the sweet German chocolate layers it is completely sinful! Putting this recipe together takes a little more time especially when the baker (being me) seizes the chocolate and then has to make a run to the grocery, which is a fifteen minute trek one way.
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