Coconut Cream Pie Recipe
This rich and creamy coconut cream pie recipe is quite easy to make, and can be made with your preferred Homemade Pie Crust Recipe or the premade store bought pie crust of your choice.
Coconut is one of those things that you either LOVE or HATE.
Personally, I’m not a fan.
However, the guys in my house LOVE it, so occasionally I’ll use it in recipes for them.
I like simple, easy recipes, so that my kids can help with the preparation.
I also like recipes without fancy or special ingredients (unless I’m cooking for someone with dietary requirements) and this one fits the bill.
Simple ingredients. Simple process. Delicious Coconut Cream Pie.
Beat the butter, sugar, eggs, and salt until they reach a nice lemony color.
Add in the flour and blend well.
Pour in the milk and beat well.
Fold 1 cup of coconut into the pie filling.
Pour the filling into the unbaked pie shell.
Level the filling into the pie crust.
Sprinkle remaining ½ coconut over the top of the pie.
Bake for one hour.
Cool completely on a wire rack.
Makes 8 servings.
Store coconut cream pie in the refrigerator for 2-3 days.
Coconut Cream Pie
- 1 unbaked 9-inch pie crust use your favorite homemade crust or store-bought
- 1 ½ cup sugar
- ½ cup unsalted butter softened
- 2 large eggs
- ½ teaspoon salt
- ¼ cup all-purpose flour
- ½ cup milk
- 1 ½ cup coconut flakes divided
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Beat the butter, sugar, eggs, and salt until they reach a nice lemony color.
- Add in the flour and blend well, before beating in the milk.
- Fold 1 cup of coconut into the pie filling and then pour the filling into the unbaked pie shell. Sprinkle remaining ½ coconut over the top of the pie.
- Bake for 1 hour, and then cool completely on a wire rack.
Makes 8 servings.
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