It’s a strange name but sure is a delicious cake! Everyone’s raving about this Do Nothing Cake Recipe, and you will be too ..
We’re always on the hunt for unique recipes. The ‘Do Nothing Cake’ certainly caught our eye, on the name alone!
It sounds crazy to think you can make a cake doing nothing. We think they are more than likely referring to how easy it is to make! It’s a bit like that very popular, super easy 3 Ingredient Fruit Cake.
Having made the recipe personally, we’d have to say it hardly falls into the ‘do nothing’ category! So, where did the name come from?According to Dan from Cakes Cottage, it is an old Country – Southern family cake.
He raves about this cake and says it’s packed with flavor! So, before you get too excited, there is a bit of work involved to make this cake. Dan says it’s as easy as making a box cake. If you can make one of those, you will be fine with this one! We love old fashioned cakes and if you can spare 10 minutes, this recipe is for you.
Do Nothing Cake Video Tutorial
We have included a video tutorial to show you how to make your own Do Nothing Cake. Click Play above to view now ^
Do Nothing Cake Recipe Ingredients
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 2 eggs, slightly beaten
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1 tsp baking soda
- pinch of salt
- 1 large can (20 Oz) crushed pineapple with juice
Gingerbread Cake Frosting Ingredients
- 1 stick (1/2 cup) butter
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 can (5½ ounce) evaporated milk
- 1 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
- 1 cup shredded coconut
A can of crushed Pineapple is mixed up with the cake batter ingredients, all in one bowl. Baking time is around 30 minutes and then you finish off with a frosting that is simple as! We can’t wait to try this deliciously moist cake so visit Dan now for all the details – he will step you through the recipe – Before you leave us, be sure to continue scrolling our page and check out the 3 Ingredient Cheesecake too. You can find full recipe here
Get the recipe —> 3 Ingredient Japanese Cheesecake Recipe