Coconut Cream Pie

Coconut Cream Pie

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Tina Scarsdale

By
@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.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
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

How to Make Coconut Cream Pie

Step-by-Step

  1. Crush 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.
  2. In 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.
  3. Add 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.
  4. Whip 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

Printable Recipe Card

About Coconut Cream Pie

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



Show 2 Comments & Reviews

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast

14 Thanksgiving Pie Recipes That’ll Complete Your Feast


Pumpkin pie, pecan pie, apple pie, give us all the pies at Thanksgiving! Is it Thanksgiving if you don’t finish your feast with a slice of pie? We don’t think so. If asked to bring a pie or hosting Thanksgiving and not sure what pie to make, try one of these 14 recipes. From pumpkin […]

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes

7 Feel-Better Homemade Chicken Soup Recipes


Homemade chicken noodle soup can fix anything. When sick, it speeds up the healing process. Want something satisfying on a cold day? Chicken soup will warm ya right up. Traditional chicken soup is made from chicken broth, chunks of chicken, and vegetables like carrots, celery, and onion. Noodles, spices, and other ingredients can be added […]

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey


While my Thanksgiving dinner may be smaller this year, I am still going to roast my usual-sized turkey. It’s just as easy to roast one that’s big or one that’s small. By roasting a larger one, I guarantee leftovers. They’re my favorite and I love to turn the turkey into a completely different dish. “I […]