Coconut Cream Pie Recipe

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Coconut Cream Pie

Tina Scarsdale

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@ScarsdaleKitchen

I found this recipe a while back while sitting in a waiting room. and its one of my husbands favorite pies. Thought I share.


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Serves:
8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
2 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

CRUST

5 Tbsp
butter, melted
1 box
graham crackers, crushed

OR

1
graham cracker pie crust

PIE FILLING

2 c
milk, low-fat
2 Tbsp
flour
2 Tbsp
sugar
1 tsp
salt
2 large
eggs,beaten
2 1/4 c
coconut, shredded(setting aside ¼ cup for sprinkling)
1 tsp
vanilla extract

PIE TOPPING

1/2 c
coconut, shredded
2 Tbsp
sugar
1 c
heavy whipping cream

OR

1 c
cool-whip

Step-By-Step

1Crush graham crackers(I use heavy rolling pin). Add melted butter to crackers.Press the mixture into a 9-inch pie pan with back of a spoon.Then set aside in the refrigerator.

2In a pot whisk milk,flour,sugar,salt and beaten eggs to a boil on low to medium heat stirring constantly, Once the mixture starts boiling, remove from the heat; the consistency should be thick.

3Add the coconut(*setting aside ¼ cup for sprinkling) and the vanilla and blend together. Then pour in the chilled pie crust. Place the pie in the refrigerator, 10 to 20 minutes.

4Whip the cream until the consistency is thick. Add the coconut and sugar. Put the mixture over the chilled filling and then *sprinkle ¼ cup more for coconut on top!
Chill for at least 2 hours before serving

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American