Haupia - hawaiian coconut dessert

5
Leialoha Garber

By
@islandgirlei

This is a treat that you only get at luau's in Hawaii. I found the recipe and now I make this for my family and they love it! It is just like finger jello only with coconut milk.

Rating:
★★★★★ 5 votes
Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

2 c
coconut milk
1 1/2 c
water
1/2 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
sugar
1/2 c
cornstarch
pinch of salt

How to Make Haupia - hawaiian coconut dessert

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine ingredients in saucepan and cook over low heat stirring frequently.
  • 2Cook until the mixture thickens and come to a full boil.
  • 3Pour into an 8 inch square pan.
  • 4Chill until firm.
  • 5Cut into 9 squares. Sprinkle with coconut if desired when serving.

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About Haupia - hawaiian coconut dessert

Course/Dish: Puddings, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Hawaiian/Polynesian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtag: #coconut