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Coconut milk recipes

34 Recipes

Creamy canned coconut milk is a great storecupboard ingredient to cook with. Use it in bakes and desserts, or to cool and mellow spicy curries. 

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  • Bowl of sweet potato and coconut soup, topped with coriander

    Sweet potato and coconut soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.101 ratings

    Blitz up this simple vegan soup in just 20 minutes for a quick lunch or starter. Sweet potatoes, coconut and Thai green curry paste make for a flavourful combination, best enjoyed with warm naan bread

  • Coconut chai traybake

    Coconut chai traybake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.38 ratings

    This simple traybake is inspired by one of our favourite brews - chai. Spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg and cardamom, this moist coconut sponge is the perfect accompaniment to a cuppa

  • Chocolate coconut banoffee pie

    Chocolate coconut banoffee pie

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    A dazzling dessert with bourbon biscuit base, caramel layer, creamy coconut topping and banana toffee

  • Coconut rice

    Coconut rice

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.15 ratings

    A make-ahead basmati side dish with mild coconut flavours. Delicious served alongside curries at a party

  • Three servings of coconut panna cotta with mango & ginger nuts

    Coconut panna cotta with mango & ginger nuts

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    Enjoy a creamy coconut panna cotta with mango slices, crushed ginger nut biscuits and lime zest. It's a gorgeous grown up dessert to end a summer menu

  • White Christmas cocktail

    Coconut & vanilla milk bottle cocktail

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    This creamy coconut cocktail, with vanilla vodka and warming nutmeg, is a perfect Christmas party tipple - serve in mini milk bottles with a chocolate wafer straw

  • Spicy coconut noodle soup

    Spicy coconut noodle soup

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    This easy, comforting noodle soup brings a little spice and cool coconut flavours and takes just 15 minutes minutes to make, perfect for a speedy lunch

  • Creamy mango & coconut smoothie

    Creamy mango & coconut smoothie

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.10 ratings

    This tropical shake with creamy coconut yogurt, mango and passion fruit is dairy and soya free

  • Thai coconut rice with salmon

    Thai coconut rice with salmon

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.49 ratings

    Sarah Randell serves up a summer one pot with big Thai flavours - great for relaxed entertaining

  • Nasi lemak served on a decorative plate

    Nasi lemak

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Enjoy Singaporean-style nasi lemak, with fragrant rice cooked in coconut milk, sambal (chilli sauce), a fried egg and a crunchy anchovy and peanut topping

  • Squash & coconut curry

    Squash & coconut curry

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.68 ratings

    Take five ingredients and whip up this quick, healthy, vegetarian curry

  • Coconut creams with poached rhubarb

    Coconut creams with poached rhubarb

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.7 ratings

    Pretty as a picture, five ingredients, dairy-free and delicous – what more could you want from a dessert?

  • Grainy coconut ice cream

    Grainy coconut ice cream

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.2 ratings

    Pack a triple hit of coconut into this exotic homemade iced treat, which can be made with or without an ice cream maker

  • Mandazi (coconut & cardamom beignets)

    Mandazi (coconut & cardamom beignets)

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Try these pillowy pockets of cardamom and coconut. A cultural delicacy for Omanis and Zanzibaris, enjoy as they are or try with curries to mop up sauces

  • Thai coconut & veg broth

    Thai coconut & veg broth

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.26 ratings

    Get a taste of Thai with this quick and easy noodle soup cooked all in one pan

  • Chicken with lemongrass & coconut

    Chicken with lemongrass & coconut

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    An unashamedly rich and creamy chicken, coconut and lemongrass Thai dish - which you can make ahead and freeze

  • Prawn & coconut laksa

    Prawn & coconut laksa

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.46 ratings

    This quick meal for one is the perfect way to warm up an evening

  • Simple coconut & bean soup

    Simple coconut & bean soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.22 ratings

    This vegetarian meal in a bowl shows how something delicious can be made from mostly storecupboard ingredients

  • Red lentil & coconut soup

    Red lentil & coconut soup

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.49 ratings

    This light vegetarian soup is enriched with creamy coconut milk and packed with nutritious ingredients like ginger, spinach and limes

  • Lime & coconut ice lollies

    Lime & coconut ice lollies

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Fresh lime juice cuts through creamy coconut milk in these grown-up iced treats - top with toasted desiccated coconut for a finishing touch

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