Coconut Candy (Tablet Kokoye)

Peggy Joseph Shabazz El-Bey


For anyone with a sweet tooth, this is a wonderful and tasty treat to enjoy. You could buy frozen grated coconut, but if you're grating it yourself about a half of one coconut is needed.

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30 Min
10 Min


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2 c
grated coconut
1 1/2 c
brown sugar
1/2 c
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
cinnamon powder
1/4 tsp
baking powder

How to Make Coconut Candy (Tablet Kokoye)


  • 1Bring water to a boil and ad coconut.
  • 2Cook for 5- 10 minutes and add sugar.
  • 3Sit constantly and cook for additional 25 minutes until coconut hardens.
  • 4Remove from heat and add remaining ingredients.
  • 5Place spoonfuls on a plate or wax sheet and allow to cool and harden.

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About Coconut Candy (Tablet Kokoye)

Course/Dish: Candies, Other Desserts
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #coconut, #sweets

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