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Coconut Cream Pie Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Norma Jean
Added: Saturday, May 16, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
PIE FILLING:

CUP OF SUGAR

5 TBS OF FLOUR

A DASH OF SALT

2 EGG YOLKS

2 CUPS OF MILK

1 TBP VANILLA

1 CUP OF BAKERS COCONUT

8 OZ LITE COOL WHIP




9 INCH BAKED PIE SHELL: REFER TO PIE CRUST RECIPE AND DOUBLE THE INGREDIENTS.

PAT DOUGH ALL AROUND THE SIDES AND TOWARDS THE MIDDLE, TAKE THE OVERLAPPING DOUGH ON THE EDGES AND FOLD UNDER AND PINCH TOGETHER. PRICK THE DOUGH WITH A FORK ALL AROUND THE SIDES. BAKE AT 400 DEGREES FOR 10 MINUTES. IF NOT GOLDEN BROWN, BAKE AN EXTRA 5 PLUS MINUTES ON 350 DEGREES.

Directions:
Directions:
MIX SUGAR, FLOUR, AND SALT. FLATTEN ALL BUMPS AND ADD EGG YOLKS. MIX MILK GRADUALLY. STIR ON MEDIUM HEAT AND LET IT COME TO A FULL BOIL, SIMMER FOR 2 MINUTES AND THEN ADD VANILLA. REMOVE FROM HEAT, STIR IN COCONUT AND SET ASIDE TO COOL UNTIL WARM- STIRRING 2-3 TIMES DURING THE COOL DOWN PERIOD. POUR ALL OF THE PUDDING MIXTURE INTO THE PIE SHELL. LET COOL COMPLETELY- YOU CAN EVEN REFRIGERATE IT FOR 30 MINUTES TO HELP IT COOL DOWN. PLACE SARAN WRAP OVER TOP IF YOU REFRIGERATE IT TO AVOID A HARD FILM TO DEVELOP. AFTER IT COOLS, SPREAD THE LITE COOL WHIP OVER TOP. SPRINKLE BAKERS COCONUT FLAKES OVER TOP TO GARNISH.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6-8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30-40 minutes

 

 

 

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