Buttery Coconut Crunch Frosting.

Pat Duran


This is an easy frosting to make and it uses one of my favorite products Sweetened Condensed Milk.. great for cookie sandwiches, cupcakes,bars, 2 and 3 layer cakes, or a sheet pan cake or bars....Give it a try the next time you want a special frosting.

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★★★★★ 2 votes
makes about 3 cups
5 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


14 oz
can sweetened condensed milk not evaporated milk
1/4 c
vanilla or white chocolate chips
1/2 c
butter or margarine
1 1/2 c
flaked coconut
1 1/4 c
chopped pecans or walnuts
1/4 tsp
grated orange peel
1 tsp
vanilla extract


Step 1 Direction Photo

1In a heavy bottomed saucepan or double boiler, combine the sweetened condensed milk. margarine and white chips..stir until chocolate has melted and mixture is smooth and shinny.Remove from heat.

Step 2 Direction Photo

2Add in the orange peel, vanilla, coconut and nuts; stir until well blended..Cool slightly..Spread on cooled cake or other dessert.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Spreads
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: German
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom