Coconut Flan

Coconut Flan

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Ana Santiago

By
@buenodeverdad

Everyone loves Flan!
We don't make it often, but when we do...it's gone! Usually holidays is when Flan is made the most...especially Christmas.

The 1 hour Prep time is just an estimate. It may take you less time.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

  • CARAMEL TOPPING

  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    water
  • CUSTARD

  • 2 c
    milk
  • 4
    eggs
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/3 c
    shredded or flaked coconut

How to Make Coconut Flan

Step-by-Step

  1. For caramel topping, heat sugar and water in a small skillet, stirring constantly, until sugar melts and turns golden brown.
  2. Pour syrup into a 1-quart baking dish or 6 custard cups, tipping to coat bottom and partway up sides. Set dish (or cups) aside.
  3. For custard, scald milk. Beat eggs; beat in sugar,salt, and vanilla extract. Gradually beat scalded milk into egg mixture. Strain into prepared baking dish or custard cups. Sprinkle top with coconut.
  4. Place baking dish in pan containing hot water which comes at least 1 inch up sides of dish or cups.
  5. Bake at 325F degrees about 45 minutes for individual custard cups, or 1 hour for baking dish.

Printable Recipe Card

About Coconut Flan

Course/Dish: Puddings Other Desserts
Hashtag: #coconut



Show 2 Comments & Reviews

14 Summer Squash Recipes

14 Summer Squash Recipes


Summer produce is our favorite, especially summer squash! With so many delicious ways to prepare summer squash, it’s a healthy go-to ingredient during these warmer months. Yellow with a fat bottom that gets skinnier towards the neck, it’s very easy to differentiate summer squash from zucchini. No matter how you cut, cook or top it, […]

18 Snacks To Make Dad

18 Snacks To Make Dad


If you don’t have access to a grill to host a Father’s Day cookout, you can still show dad how much you care. How? By preparing a smorgasbord of snacks catered to dad. Does Dad enjoy eating meat? How about sausage stuffed crescent rolls or skillet chicken nachos? Dad the king of cheesy jokes? Enjoy […]

Summer Recipes That Spotlight Cucumbers

Summer Recipes That Spotlight Cucumbers


When thinking of summer vegetables, squash and zucchini are probably at the top of the list. But, cucumbers are abundant too and we think they deserve the same spotlight. While they are technically a fruit, for cooking many consider them and treat them like a veggie. From a classic cucumber, tomato, and onion salad to […]