Tag: "coconut"

Coconut Strawberry Mousse Cake

August 4th, 2014
Light and fluffy mousse with a coconut twist, combined with a homemade strawberry sauce. Yield: 12 servings more »

Coconut-Pecan German Chocolate Pie

December 19th, 2013
German chocolate cakes are pretty common, but I had never heard of a German chocolate pie before making this.  I like the pie even more than the cake. Yield: 12 servings more »

Coconut Rum Rice Pudding

January 3rd, 2013
I think rice pudding is officially a dessert, but in my family growing up this was classed as a breakfast. It's super easy to make and is very satisfying. See this recipe for plain rice pudding. Yield: 10 servings 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… 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… more »

Asparagus Potato Soup

April 4th, 2011
This green soup will get you solid serving of vegetables and the potatoes ensure that it'll still fill you up.   The mint and coconut make for a unique, subtle flavor. more »

Coconut Banana Bread with Lime Glaze

March 14th, 2011
This adds a little bit of a flavor twist to traditional banana bread. more »

Hello Dolly Bars

February 21st, 2011
These are a slightly modified version of a recipe I found floating around the net.  They combine a lot of great flavors into one bite-sized treat.  Give 'em a try. more »

Heavenly Surprise Cupcakes

October 20th, 2010
When you bite it, you'll know where the name came from. 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). 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. I served it with some leftover strawberry curd. more »

Coconut Blackberry Rum Cake

June 26th, 2010
This yellow cake combines the flavor of coconut with blackberries to make a tasty, sweet treat that everyone will love.  It's almost as fun to bake from scratch as it is to eat the food afterwards. more »