TART

This “pie” like dessert is a staple for Holidays! Some popular fillings are Pineapple, Coconut and Guava. TART PASTRY 4 cups – sifted all purpose flour 1 cup – sugar 4 tsp – baking powder 1/2 tsp – salt 1 1/2 tsp – vanilla essence 1 1/2 tsp – almond […]

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DUCANA

    INGREDIENTS 2 cups shredded coconut 2 cups finely grated sweet potatoes 1 1/2 cups water 1 cup sugar (or to taste) 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp ground nutmeg 1 1/2 cups flour DIRECTIONS Combine all ingredients. Adjust seasonings to your desired taste. Traditionally, Ducana is wrapped in banana […]

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COCONUT SUGAR CAKE

    INGREDIENTS 2 c Sugar ½ c water 1 ¼ c shredded coconut ½ tsp vanilla essence DIRECTIONS Mix first three ingredients together in a pot. Cook slowly while stirring constantly to avoid sticking, until mixture forms a soft ball. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla essence well. […]

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COCONUT DUMB BREAD

    INGREDIENTS  2 ½ lbs all-purpose flour 16 oz water ½ c sugar 6 oz evaporated milk 6 oz coconut milk 1 c butter (2 sticks) 1 c shortening 3 tbs baking powder ½ c dried shredded coconut 1 tsp salt DIRECTIONS In a large mixing bowl, combine all […]

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