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Coconut Delight

Coconut Delight Recipe

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Raven Higheagle


This recipe is form Fossil Rim Wildlife Ranch, Glen Rose, TX. They serve this dessert at their Overlook Restaurant and it is their most requested dessert recipe.


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Serves 8 to 10
20 Min
25 Min


  • LAYER 1

  • 1 c
    pecans, chopped
  • 1 c
  • 1 stick
    butter, softened
  • LAYER 2

  • 11 oz
    cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/2 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    cool whip
  • LAYER 3

  • 2 pkg
    instant coconut cream pudding
  • 3 c
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 c
    angel flake coconut
  • LAYER 4

  • ·
    cool whip
  • 1 can(s)
    angel flake coconut
  • ·
    taosted pecans

How to Make Coconut Delight


  1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees.
  2. LAYER 1:

    Mix the ingredients for layer 1 and press into a 9 x 13 inch baking pan. Bake for 25 minutes. Cool completely.
  3. LAYER 2:

    Mix ingredients for layer 2 and spread evenly over layer 1
  4. LAYER 3:

    Mix ingredients for layer 3 and when thick, spread over layer 2.
  5. LAYER 4:

    Top with cool whip, coconut, and toasted pecans. Chill.

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About Coconut Delight

Course/Dish: Puddings, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Southwestern

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