Sprinkle nuts, then coconut onto bottom of 12-cup fluted tube pan or 10-inch tube pan sprayed with cooking spray. Beat cake mix, pudding mix, eggs, 1/2 cup water, 1/2 cup rum and oil in large bowl with mixer until blended. Pour over nuts and coconut in pan.
Bake 1 hour or until toothpick inserted near center comes out clean. Cool in pan 10 min. Loosen cake from side of pan with knife. Invert cake onto serving platter; gently remove pan.
Combine sugar, butter and remaining water in small saucepan; bring to boil on medium heat, stirring frequently. Boil 5 min. stirring constantly. Gradually stir in remaining rum; bring just to boil. Prick cake with cake tester or wooden skewers. Slowly drizzle warm mixture over cake.
Substitute PLANTERS Pecans for the walnuts.
Variation Top Slices with Warm Rum Sauce
Do not prick cake. Serve cake slice topped with 2 Tbsp. warm rum sauce.
Substitute apple cider for the rum. Stir 1 tsp. rum extract into cake batter mixture and 1 tsp. rum extract into sauce mixture.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g
Saturated Fat 3g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 24g
Dietary Fibers 1g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.