Pineapple Coconut Cream Pie

Zelda Hopkins

By
@Zelda51

A friend gave this to me and boy it is YUMMY.Hope you enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Serves:

serves 6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

6 Tbsp
butter, melted
4 Tbsp
cornstarch, rounded
1/4 tsp
salt
3/4 c
sugar
2 1/2 c
milk
3 large
egg yolks
1 c
pineapple,crushed with juice
1 large
cool whip

CRUST

1 1/2 c
pecan shortbread cookies, crushed finely
2/3 c
coconuts
1/3 c
butter, melted

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix crumbs, coconut, and melted butter well. Then press evenly into 9 inch ,pie plate. Bake 20 minutes in a 350 degrees oven. Cool completely.
2
Melt butter, cool. Mix cornstarch, sugar, and salt.Add cooled, melted butter and egg yolks. Stir until smooth. Add crushed pineapple.
3
Heat milk to lukewarm. Remove from heat. Add cornstarch mixture and stir until blended. Cook until thickened. Remove from heat. Add 1 cup coconut, 1/2 tsp. vanilla, and 1/2 tsp. coconut extract. Pour into pie crust and top with cool whip. Garnish with toasted coconut.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy