Coconut Cream Pie

1
Jody Farmer

By
@jlfarmer82

A Personal Holiday Favorite

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
8

Ingredients

3/4 c
sugar
1/4 c
plus 2 tsp cornstarch
1/8 Tbsp
salt
3
egg yolks
3 c
milk
1 1/2 Tbsp
butter (not margarine)
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 to 3/4 c
coconut
1
pastery shell pre cooked

How to Make Coconut Cream Pie

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine sugar, cornstarch and salt in sauce pan and stir well. Combine egg yolks and milk and beat well. Gradually add to sugar mixture, stirring constantly. Cook over medium heat, until thickened. Keep stirring. Remove from heat. Stir in butter, vanilla, and coconut.
  • 2Immediately pour into baked pastry shell. Cover with a wax paper tent and cool for 30 minutes. Then chill until firm. Add whipped cream and toasted coconut (if desired) and serve.

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About Coconut Cream Pie

Course/Dish: Pies