Simple Coconut Flan

Written by Chacha on Aug 25th, 2012 in Coconut, Dairy, Desserts, Eggs, Flan, Recipe | No Comments

Servings: 8 Ingredients 3/4 cup shredded sweetened coconut, divided 1 cup granulated sugar 5 large eggs 1 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk 1 13.5-ounce can unsweetened coconut milk 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon pure coconut extract Fresh whipped cream, for garnish Directions Special equipment: A 2 1/2-quart casserole and a large roasting pan. Position rack in center of […]

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Pina Colada Pie

Written by Chacha on Aug 14th, 2012 in Coconut, Cream, Desserts, Pies, Pineapple, Recipe | No Comments

Ingredients 1 (9-inch) pie crust, baked For filling: 1 1/2 cup sour cream 3 tablespoon good rum 2 tablespoon sugar 2 tablespoons cream 1 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest 1 cup shredded sweetened coconut 1 (3.4-ounce) box instant vanilla pudding and pie filling (recommended JELL-O) 1 (8-ounce) can crushed pineapple, well drained For topping: 1 cup whipping cream, very cold […]

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Strawberry Bread with Coconut

Written by Chacha on Jul 6th, 2012 in Baking, Breads, Breakfast - Brunch, Coconut, Nuts, Recipe, Strawberry | No Comments

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1 tablespoons of water 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups sliced strawberries 3/4 cup shredded, sweetened coconut 1 cup walnuts or pecans, broken into big chunks 1 tbsp. finely […]

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