Tags: coconut

Coconut-Pecan German Chocolate Pie

December 19th, 2013
  Ingredients1 pie crustFilling6 oz german sweet chocolate, chopped3 oz. unsweetened chocolate, chopped1 1/2 cans (21 oz.) sweetened condensed milk4 eggs2 egg yolks1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract1 1/2 cups chopped pecansTopping… more »

Coconut Rum Rice Pudding

January 3rd, 2013
  IngredientsRice2 cups dry white rice2 cups water2 cups milkPudding1 can (14 oz.) coconut milk2 cups milk (give or take a bit)3/4 cup sugar3/4 cup spiced rum1 1/2 cups raisinsMilk or cream DirectionsIn a lar… more »

Everything Cookies

May 2nd, 2011
These cookies can have anything and everything thrown in, which makes them good for using up the scraps you have in the cupboard.  I listed what I used, but you can change the last five ingredients to whatever you need to use up.  Just be sure to aim for… more »

Nanaimo Bars

April 25th, 2011
Nanaimo bars are one of Canada's contributions to baking.  There's some controversy about the origin and the original recipe.  Nonetheless, you can try this tasty version.  I flavored it with spearmint, but you could use any flavor you like or have plain… more »

Asparagus Potato Soup

April 4th, 2011
  Ingredients2 bunches of asparagus4 medium potatoes2 medium shallots4.5 - 5 cups chicken stock2 1/2 cups frozen peas, dividedAbout 20 mint leaves (to taste)1 cup coconut milkSalt, to tastePepper, to taste Directions more »

Coconut Banana Bread with Lime Glaze

March 14th, 2011
 IngredientsBread2 1/2 cups sugar1 cup butter, softened4 eggs7 ripe bananas1 cup half and half1/3 cup dark rum5 cups flour2 tsp baking soda2 tsp salt3/4 cup chopped pecans or walnuts1/2 cup flaked coconutGlaze2 tbs… more »

Hello Dolly Bars

February 21st, 2011
  Ingredients11 tbsp butter, melted2 cups graham cracker crumbs (about 15 full graham crackers)2 cups chocolate chips1 1/3 cups butterscotch chips1 1/3 cups flaked coconut1 1/3 cups chopped pecans1 can sweetened condensed milk Direc… more »

Heavenly Surprise Cupcakes

October 20th, 2010
When you bite it, you'll know where the name came from. IngredientsFilling1 package cream cheese (8 oz)1/3 cup sugar1 egg1/8 tsp salt1 cup flaked coconut1 cup finely chopped walnuts1 cup miniature chocolate chipsBatter2 cu… more »

Oatmeal Coconut Butterscotch Cookies

September 22nd, 2010
I had an itch for something butterscotch and this is what I came up with.  Unlike many oatmeal cookie recipes, these are soft and chewy (the way cookies were meant to be).     Ingredients1 cup butter, softened1 cup sugar1 cup packed brown s… more »

Coconut Cream Pie

July 21st, 2010
This was my first time making a cream pie.  I had some leftover coconut from other baking adventures and decided that this would be a good way to use it up.  The recipe is pretty standard. IngredientsCrust1 cup flour1/2 tsp salt1/3 cup + 1… more »