Tag: coconut

Coconut Key Lime Pie

Ingredients:14 oz can of sweetened condensed milk (fat free is fine)3 egg yolks2/3 cup toasted coconut1/3 cup key lime juice*2 1/2 teaspoons key lime zest9 inch round coconut crust or graham cracker crust Directions:Preheat oven to 300. In a large mixing bowl, using your electric mixer, beat the egg yolks, […]

Coconut Pie Crust

Ingredients: 7 oz toasted coconut * 2 egg whites 2 tablespoons sugar (optional) 2 tablespoons flour Directions: Preheat oven to 250. Grease or spray (with nonstick spray with flour) one 9 inch pie plate. In a small mixing bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form. Beat in sugar until […]

Chocolate Coconut Marshmallow Bars

Ingredients: 1 cup mini marshmallows 1 cup flour 3/4 cup light brown sugar 2/3 cup shredded, sweetened coconut 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/3 cup cocoa 1/4 cup rolled oats 1/4 cup butter, melted 1/4 teaspoon baking powder Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour one […]

Coconut Lime Icing

Ingredients:1 cup confections’ sugar¾ cup sweetened, flaked coconut3 tablespoons butter, at room temperature2 tablespoons buttermilk1 tablespoon lime juicezest of one lime Directions: In a small bowl, combine butter,zest and sugar throughly. Add buttermilk and lime juice. Mix on high 1 minute until well mixed Spread over cooled cupcakes. Sprinkle each […]

Goan Chicken With Roasted Coconut (Shakoothi)

Goan Chicken With Roasted Coconut(Shakoothi) Ingredients:2 tablespoon coriander seeds2 teaspoon cumin seeds1 teaspoon black mustard seeds1 inch of cinnamon, coarsely chopped4 whole cloves1/4 teaspoon black peppercorns1/6 of a whole nutmeg1 dried hot red chile4 fresh hot green chiles2 cups grated coconut 8 cloves garlic, chopped1 inch cube of fresh ginger, […]

How to Open a Coconut

You need: 1 coconut hammer large nails screwdriver Directions: Preheat oven to 375. Using your hammer and nails, poke a hole in each of the eyes of the coconut. If necessary, use the screwdriver to enlarge the holes. Drain out the milk, making sure it smells and tastes sweet. If […]

Coconut-Lime Rice Pudding

Coconut-Lime Rice Pudding   Ingredients: 1/3 cup white basmati rice 14 oz can coconut milk (not cream of coconut) 1 1/2 cups milk 1/3 cup sugar 2 teaspoons lime zest* 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 lime, quartered (optional) Directions: In a small bowl soak rice in about 2/3 cup of cold […]

Coconut-Lime Macaroons

Coconut-Lime Macaroons Ingredients: 3 egg whites2 cups sweetened coconut flakes1/4 cup fresh lime juicezest of 1 lime Directions:Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients thoroughly. Form into small balls and place 1/2 inch apart on a lightly greased cookie sheet. Bake 12 minutes or until the […]

Coconut Cupcakes

Ingredients:1 ½ cups flour½ teaspoon baking powder¼ teaspoon baking soda¼ teaspoon salt1 ½ sticks butter (softened)1 cup sugar3 eggs¾ cup buttermilk1 teaspoon vanilla1 ¼ cups shredded coconut Directions:Preheat oven to 325. Line muffin pan with 12 cups. In a medium bowl, combine dry ingredients (this doesn’t include the coconut) thoroughly. […]

Coconut Cream Cheese Icing

Ingredients:8 oz cream cheese (softened)1 stick butter (softened)1 cup powdered sugar½ tablespoon lemon juice1 teaspoon vanillaFood coloring (optional)Shredded coconut* Directions:Beat together butter and cream cheese until thoroughly combined. Stir in lemon juice, vanilla and powdered sugar until cream. Frost and top with a sprinkle of coconut. Best on Coconut Cupcakes. […]