Pineapple-Banana Coffee Cake

Aloha! Your taste buds will welcome this tropical delight of banana coffee cake loaded with pineapple and topped with a pineapple glaze.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 55 min
  • Servings 9

Ingredients

Coffee Cake

1
package Betty Crocker™ banana quick bread mix
3/4
cup water
3
tablespoons vegetable oil
2
eggs
1
can (8 oz) crushed pineapple, drained, liquid reserved
1/4
cup flaked or shredded coconut

Pineapple Glaze

1
cup powdered sugar
Remaining drained crushed pineapple (1/4 cup)
1
tablespoon liquid reserved from crushed pineapple
1
tablespoon butter or margarine, melted

Garnish, if desired

2
tablespoons flaked or shredded coconut
  • 1 Heat oven to 350ºF. Grease bottom only of 8- or 9-inch square pan. In medium bowl, stir quick bread mix, water, oil and eggs until well blended (batter may be slightly lumpy). Gently stir in 1/3 cup of the pineapple and 1/4 cup coconut. Spread in pan.
  • 2 Bake 8-inch pan 35 to 40 minutes, 9-inch pan 25 to 30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • 3 In small bowl, mix all glaze ingredients until smooth and spreadable. Spread glaze over coffee cake. Sprinkle with 2 tablespoons coconut.

Expert Tips

Keep coconut on hand to top this and other dessert treats. Seal any unused coconut in a food-storage plastic bag to retain moisture and refrigerate for maximum freshness.

Drain the pineapple well before adding it to the batter; the juice is excellent in the glaze.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
315
(
Calories from Fat
100 ),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11 g
11 %
(Saturated Fat
3 g,
3 %
),
Cholesterol
45 mg
45 %;
Sodium
290 mg
290 %;
Total Carbohydrate
51 g
51 %
(Dietary Fiber
1 g
1 %
),
Protein
4 g
4 %
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 2 Fruit; 2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.