Makes about 12 servingsAlmond Sponge Cake6 large eggs, room temperature Pinch of salt1 cup (200g) sugar1 cup (100g) ground almonds1 cup (125g) all-purpose flour1 tsp (5g) almond extractWhite Chocolate Coconut Frosting7 oz (200g) white chocolate3 tbsp (45g) canned coconut milk9 oz (250g) Mascarpone cheese, room temperature2 cups (500g) whipping cream, 35%fat, chilled1/4 cup (30g) powdered sugar1/2 cup (40g) unsweetened shredded coconut1 tsp (5g) coconut extractAssembling and decorating1 cup (240g) canned coconut milk unsweetened shredded coconut Chopped almonds, optional Raffaello truffles, optional White chocolate curls, optional . Almond Coconut Cake (Raffaello cake) Posted on February 3, 2017. Pin It. Watch the video for this recipe: This Almond and Coconut Cake is one of the best cakes I’ve made lately and it is inspired by the Raffaello truffles, which are a great combination of a smooth milk cream filling around almonds, coated with crispy wafer and shredded coconut. This delicate and elegant cake is made with an . The almond flour will maintain a little bit of texture so it won't be completely smooth. Divide evenly between the three prepared tins. Divide evenly between the three prepared tins. Bake in the oven for 15 to 20 minutes, or until the sponge is turning a golden colour and the cake tester comes out clean..