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No-Bake Coconut Cream Lush Recipe

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This recipe for No-Bake Coconut Cream Lush, by , is from The Spinelli /Koster Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Judy Spinelli

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
For The Crust
4 cups Nilla Wafer cookies
6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted

For The Filling
8 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 cup granulated sugar
8 ounce (1 container) Cool Whip topping, thawed
1/2 cup sweetened coconut flakes

For The Topping
3 ounce (1 box) instant coconut cream Jell-O pudding
2 cups whole milk
1/2 cup toasted flaked coconut

Directions:
Directions:
Coat a 9x13 baking dish with nonstick spray.

Blend the Nilla Wafers in a food processor until finely ground; add in the melted butter and blend until well combined. Press the mixture evenly into the bottom of the prepared pan.

In a large bowl with an electric mixer, beat the cream cheese and sugar until combined and fluffy; add in the Cool Whip and flaked coconut and continue to mix until combined. Spread evenly over the Nilla wafer layer.

Wipe out the bowl and pour in the Jell-o pudding powder and milk. Whisk vigorously for 2 minutes until thickened and set. Pour mixture over cream cheese layer. Sprinkle toasted coconut flakes over the top.

Refrigerate until completely chilled and set, about 4 hours.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8-12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 min prep, 4 hours chill and set
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Dana wanted a coconut recipe for her birthday. As her birthday is in July, I searched to find something cool, and this was it! It is now a favorite dessert in our household.

 

 

 

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