Tag: coconut

Double Chocolate Coconut Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup flour 1/3 cup cocoa 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup sweetened shredded coconut 1 cup bittersweet chocolate chips Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. […]

Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup flour 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup sweetened shredded coconut 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Line 2 […]

Coconut Mini Layer Cake

Ingredients: for the cake: 1/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup butter, at room temperature 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/3 cup coconut milk 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 cup flour pinch of salt for the icing: 4 oz brick cream cheese, at room temperature 3/4 cup confectioners sugar 1-2 teaspoons dark […]

Salted Butter Jumbles with Blueberries, Coconut & Chocolate Chips

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup flour 1/2 cup (4 oz) Finlandia Premium Imported Salted Butter, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 cup large unsweetened coconut flakes/chips 1/4 cup dried blueberries 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 2/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips Directions: Preheat the […]

Irish Potato Candy

Ingredients: 2 cups unsweetened, finely shredded coconut (sometimes labeled as “desiccated coconut”) 2 cups confectioner’s sugar pinch salt 1/2 teaspoon vanilla paste 1/4 cup PLUS 2 tablespoons heavy whipping cream 1/4 cup ground cinnamon (I used Saigon cinnamon*) 1/4 cup cocoa powder Directions: In a large bowl, mix together the […]

Dark Chocolate Coconut Kiss Drops

Ingredients: 24 dark chocolate kisses, unwrapped 1/4 cup butter, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla paste 1 1/2 tablespoons buttermilk 1 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup unsweetened, shredded coconut (sometimes sold as “desiccated” coconut) Directions: Preheat oven to […]

Tropical Heat Pickled Apricots

Ingredients: 9 large apricots, pitted and halved 1 cup water 1 1/4 cup white vinegar 3/4 cup light brown sugar 12 Sarawak black peppercorns 2 whole star anise 2 1/4-inch thick cubes fresh ginger 1/2 tablespoon yellow mustard seeds 2 tablespoons large unsweetened coconut flakes 2 fish peppers, diced Directions: […]

Coconut Cadbury Rice Krispies “Scotch Eggs”

Ingredients: 4 Cadbury Creme Eggs, refrigerated overnight and unwrapped 2 tablespoons butter 2 3/4 cups crisped rice cereal (Rice Krispies) 1/4 cup sweetened or unsweetened dessicated coconut 24 marshmallows sprinkles Directions: Melt butter over low heat in a large pot. Add marshmallows and stir until nearly completely melted. Removed from […]

Pineapple Coconut Matzo Granola

Ingredients: 5 sheets egg matzo, broken into bite-sized pieces* 1 1/2 tablespoons milled flax seeds 2/3 cup blanched slivered almonds 1/4 cup sweetened or unsweetened dessicated coconut 1/2 cup unsweetened coconut flakes 1/2 cup bite-sized dried pineapple 1/4 cup bite-sized crystallized ginger 1/4 cup melted butter 1/3 cup golden syrup […]

Banana-Coconut Bread

Ingredients: 3/4 cup plain Greek yogurt*, at room temperature 2 cups mashed overripe banana (about 4 bananas) 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 eggs, at room temperature 1 1/3 cup dark brown sugar 1/3 cup finely shredded sweetened coconut 1/2 cup canola oil 3 1/3 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder Pinch […]