Nutella Filled Strawberry Coconut Cake Balls

Yield: Many cake balls


  • jar of Nutella
  • box of strawberry cake mix (and its needed ingredients)
  • 1-2 cups strawberry or vanilla frosting
  • 1-2 cups strawberry or vanilla candy melts (for dipping)
  • 1 cup sweetened coconut flakes
  • other decorations (optional)


  • mixing bowl
  • cake bake pan
  • bowl for candy melts
  • parchment paper

Let’s Make It!

  1. Bake the cake according to the directions.
  2. When done baking, let cool.
  3. Crumble and combine cake and 1 cup of frosting together in mixing bowl. If the consistency is crumbly, add more frosting.
  4. Scoop many 1-2 tsps of Nutella onto a parchment lined dish. Place in freezer for 20-30 minutes.
  5. Take Nutella out of freezer. Shape cake around each piece and round them into balls using your hand and palm. Place onto a parchment lined dish.
  1. Place cake balls in fridge or freezer for 30 minutes (optional but preferred).
  2. Put sweetened coconut into a bowl.
  3. Place the candy melts in a bowl and microwave for a few seconds, stir, repeat until melted.
  4. Take the cake balls and dunk into the melted candy melts. Use a fork to take out, tap against the inside side of the bowl to get off excess.
  5. Roll each cookie ball into the bowl of coconut.
  6. Place the balls onto a parchment lined dish.
  1. Enjoy! Place in the microwave for 20-30 seconds for a warm cake ball!
  2. Store in fridge for up to 4-5 days.

Notes & Alternatives

  • These are highly customizable for any occasion and flavor!

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