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coconut

Posted by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 5:09 PM
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Ladies. I Have a Lil over 2 1/2 cups of coconut. I don't want it to go to waste. . So do you Have any recipes that call for this ingredient?
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4kidz916
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 7:39 PM

My mom makes a coconut cake that is great but I don't have the recipe.  

darrensmom11
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 7:49 PM
Have You been to a chinese restaurant. . The kind that has a buffet. . They almost always Have some type of soft round cookie that has coconut. I don't know what its called though.
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4kidz916
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 7:54 PM

I don't recall seeing those but they sound good. 

Quoting darrensmom11:

Have You been to a chinese restaurant. . The kind that has a buffet. . They almost always Have some type of soft round cookie that has coconut. I don't know what its called though.


4kidz916
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 7:56 PM
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I just googled and I found these that came up with other Chinese New Year recipes.  There wasn't a recipe listed but maybe with this name you can find something.  They were called Kuih bangkit.

fineyouguyswin
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 8:18 PM
No clue I hate coconut lol good luck
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jen113000
by Jenna on Apr. 13, 2012 at 9:18 PM
Coconut shrimp maybe? I know its not dessert but its what came to mind
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subiemama
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 10:40 PM
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Easy Morning Glory Muffins!!!

Delicious!!

 

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 cups white sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups shredded carrots
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened flaked coconut
  • 1 apple - peeled, cored and shredded
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease 12 muffin cups, or line with paper muffin liners.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together flour, sugar, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt. Stir in the carrot, raisins, nuts, coconut, and apple.
  3. In a separate bowl, beat together eggs, oil, and vanilla. Stir egg mixture into the carrot/flour mixture, just until moistened. Scoop batter into prepared muffin cups.
  4. Bake in preheated oven for 20 minutes, until a toothpick inserted into center of a muffin comes out clean.
KairisMomma
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 10:41 PM
Ummm dream bars :)
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subiemama
by on Apr. 13, 2012 at 10:41 PM
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Coconut Cream Cake!!!!

 

 Ingredients

  • 1 (18.25 ounce) package white cake mix
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 teaspoon coconut extract
  • 1 (14 ounce) can coconut cream
  • 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tablespoon white sugar
  • 1 cup flaked coconut

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x13 inch pan.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together cake mix, eggs, oil, water and coconut flavoring. Beat for 2 minutes and pour into 9x13 inch pan. Bake for 30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean.
  3. In a medium bowl, combine coconut cream with sweetened condensed milk and stir until smooth. When cake comes out of the oven, poke holes into it in even rows using a large fork or chopsticks. Pour milk mixture over, allowing it to soak into the cake. Refrigerate for several hours or overnight.
  4. In a large bowl, whisk cream until soft peaks form. Add sugar and continue whipping until stiff. Spread over cooled cake. Sprinkle top with flaked coconut.
GoodyBrook
by on Apr. 14, 2012 at 1:50 AM
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Macaroons!

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