- STEP 1
Preheat Oven to 200C
To make the pastry, combine together the flour, coconut, caster sugar and butter in a food processor until fine breadcrumbs are resembled. knead to a dough and chill in the refrigerator for 30min
- STEP 2
To make the cake mixture, cream together margarine and caster sugar until light and fluffy. Gradually add the eggs and vanilla essence until smooth. Using a metal spoon fold in flour and baking powder bit by bit until all is mixed.
- STEP 3
Piece the pastry into a pie pan and cover with baking paper. Add the baking beans and bake for 10 min. Reduce temperature of oven to 180C. Let the pastry cool for 5 min. Drain the two pineapple tins.
Scatter the pineapple crush and then scatter the pineapple chunks onto pastry. Spread the cake mixture evenly and bake until mixture is done
- STEP 4
TIP!- To add more flavour, add a spoonful or two of the Pineapple syrup and crush to the cake mixture, and why not go all out and add a little coconut too.
A variety of fruits can be used as well.