Laurie Lundy Cake

This is a very simple upside down german chocolate cake.

Original recipe makes 9 x 13 inch cake


1 (18.25 ounce) package German chocolate cake mix
1 cup walnuts
1 cup flaked coconut
1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese
1/2 cup butter
3 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar


  1. Mix cake as directed on box.
  2. Spread nuts and then coconut on the bottom of a greased 9 x 13 inch pan. Pour cake batter over coconut.
  3. Combine cream cheese and butter or margarine in a saucepan. Heat over low heat until melted. Stir in confectioners’ sugar, and spoon over batter.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 45 minutes.


Calories: 347 kcal
Carbohydrates: 49.6 g
Cholesterol: 27 mg
Fat: 15.9 g
Fiber: 0.8 g
Protein: 3.3 g
Sodium: 296 mg