Flan de Coco (Coconut Flan)

Raven Higheagle

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@ravenhigheagle

A delicious, tropical coconut flan -- authentically Caribbean!


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Rating:
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Serves:
Severs 12
Prep:
9 Hr 20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
white sugar
1 (14) oz
can sweetened condensed milk
1 (12) oz
can evaporated milk
1/2 c
whole milk
6 large
eggs
1/2 c
fresh shredded coconut

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

2Place 1 cup of the sugar in a small saucepan over medium heat. Cook gently, without stirring, but shaking occasionally until the sugar has melted.

3Continue cooking until the sugar has completely melted, and turned golden brown.

4Pour into a large, glass baking dish. Spread the caramel evenly over the bottom of the dish, then set aside to cool for 15 minutes before proceeding

5Once the caramel has hardened, pour the condensed milk, evaporated milk, milk, eggs, 1/2 cup sugar, and coconut into a blender. Blend for 3 minutes until smooth. Pour into baking dish over the caramel.

6Bake in preheated oven for 45 minutes until set. When done, remove from oven and let cool for 30 minutes.

7Run a knife around the edges of the dish to separate the flan from the sides. Refrigerate overnight.

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