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Desiccated coconut recipes

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This versatile dehydrated coconut is an excellent addition to dishes. Check out our brilliant desiccated coconut recipes, from flavourful starters to spicy Asian curries and sweet dessert treats.

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  • Coconut macaroons in plate

    Coconut macaroons

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.40 ratings

    Make these easy coconut macaroons with just a handful of ingredients. These classic bakes are ideal for filling your biscuit tin or enjoying with a cup of tea

  • Fudgy coconut brownies

    Fudgy coconut brownies

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.267 ratings

    Dense and gooey, these storecupboard treats are made with cocoa rather than bars of chocolate

  • Blackberry & coconut squares

    Blackberry & coconut squares

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.158 ratings

    This lovely crumbly bake won the under-11s category of our 20th birthday cake competition

  • Coconut cupcakes

    Coconut cupcakes

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.11 ratings

    Get a triple hit of coconut in these light and fluffy cupcakes, topped with whipped coconut cream and snowy desiccated coconut - a lovely gluten-free teatime treat

  • Gingerbread cake with caramel biscuit icing

    Gingerbread cake with caramel biscuit icing

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.37 ratings

    This sumptuous Christmas bake is covered in a decadent icing, finished with gingerbread biscuits and dusted with desiccated coconut 'snow'

  • Coconut cookies on a board

    Coconut cookies

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    Make these coconut cookies for the perfect pick-me-up. They're coated in luxurious dark chocolate and toasted coconut sprinkles

  • One decorated snowy coconut loaf cake

    Snowy coconut loaf cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Have the kids help you make this snowy coconut loaf cake. Decorate with coconut shavings, ‘snowballs’, and anything else you like

  • Cake on board with slice cut

    Coconut loaf cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.92 ratings

    This easy coconut cake will give you a taste of the tropical. Bake with a handful of storecupboard ingredients and enjoy with a cuppa

  • Blueberry & coconut pudding

    Blueberry & coconut pudding

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.49 ratings

    The combination of blueberries and coconut makes this indulgent dessert incredibly moreish

  • Beef rendang & turmeric rice

    Beef rendang & turmeric rice

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.21 ratings

    Cover beef shin in coconut milk and spices and add toasted desiccated coconut to thicken the rich sauce in this slow-cooked Malaysian favourite

  • Coconut layer cake with a slice cut out

    Coconut layer cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

    Love coconut? Treat yourself to a coconut layer cake, which features all the flavours of coconut in the sponge and icing, plus toasted flakes for the topping

  • Alfajores

    Alfajores

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.9 ratings

    These melt-in-the-mouth shortbread-like cookies originate from South America and are filled with dulce de leche and rolled in desiccated coconut

  • Coconut carrot slices

    Coconut carrot slices

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.103 ratings

    If you’re looking for a treat for afternoon tea, or something to make for a cake sale, try this crunchy-topped traybake

  • Honey, parsnip & coconut cake

    Honey, parsnip & coconut cake

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    This light bake, with grated parsnips and desiccated coconut, makes a great alternative to carrot cake - top with rich cream cheese icing

  • Coconut & mango sponge

    Coconut & mango sponge

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.46 ratings

    This thrifty traybake sponge used canned fruit and coconut yogurt. Cut into squares and serve up at a party or cake sale

  • Anzac biscuits

    Anzac biscuits

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.279 ratings

    These iconic biscuits were originally made to send to the ANZACs (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) serving in Gallipoli

  • Cinnamon cashew flapjacks

    Cinnamon cashew flapjacks

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.20 ratings

    Whip up a batch of these chewy, oaty flapjacks, packed with nuts, seeds and desiccated coconut - perfect as a afternoon pick-me-up

  • 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

  • Coconut tart

    Coconut tart

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.22 ratings

    The filling of this tart ends up a like a gorgeous, sweet, coconut macaroon. Perfect with a dollop of whipped cream

  • Toasted coconut rice

    Toasted coconut rice

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.6 ratings

    Create a fragrant side dish by using Thai rice, coconut and fresh lime leaves for a citrus kick. It's great with curries

  • Coconut & lime cake

    Coconut & lime cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.25 ratings

    Get a taste of the tropical with this creamy coconut and lime sponge cake

  • 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

  • Coconut bauble truffles

    Coconut bauble truffles

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Make these colourful truffles from leftover Madeira cake, dried apricots and desiccated coconut - perfect as an edible gift to make with kids

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