Coconut Cream Pie II

Cooking Recipes Catalogue

A delicious milk custard is combined with beaten egg whites, whipped cream and freshly grated coconut. Then it 's poured into a pie shell and garnished with extra shredded coconut. Chill thoroughly before serving.

INGREDIENTS (for 8 servings):


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  • In a medium bowl, mix together wafer crumbs and melted butter. Press mixture firmly into bottom and sides of a 9 inch pie pan. Bake in preheated oven for 7 minutes. Remove and allow to cool.
  • Dissolve gelatin in cold milk and set aside to soften.
  • Beat egg yolks and sugar together, then slowly pour in hot milk while whisking constantly. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture coats a spoon. Remove from heat, then stir in gelatin, followed by almond extract. Chill.
  • Beat egg whites until stiff. Fold egg whites, whipped cream, and coconut into chilled custard. Pour into pie shell, and sprinkle with additional coconut. Chill 3 or 4 hours before serving.