Coconut Recipes

Browse over 1,790 recipes using fresh or shredded coconut complete with ratings, reviews and serving tips. Looking for coconut milk, oil or flour recipes? We have those, too.

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Yummy Lemon Coconut Loaf

Rating: 4.57 stars
97
This loaf is buttery, moist, and full of flavor. The sweet/tart lemon drizzle really puts it over the top. Enjoy!

Coconut Shrimp I

Rating: 4.79 stars
1471
These crispy shrimp are rolled in a coconut beer batter before frying. For dipping sauce, I use orange marmalade, mustard and horseradish mixed to taste.

Truly Coconutty Cream Pie

Rating: 4.68 stars
20
I love coconut cream pie, but oftentimes, I feel like the coconut flavor is lost in the vanilla pastry cream filling. This coconut cream pie recipe enhances the coconut flavor and texture by utilizing it throughout the recipe.

Oatmeal Chocolate Coconut Chewy

Rating: 4.75 stars
411
A chewy oatmeal cookie with chocolate chips, shredded coconut, and chopped nuts. Great with or without nuts and coconut.

Curried Coconut Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars
2741
Curried chicken simmered in coconut milk and tomatoes makes for a mouthwatering hint of the tropics! Goes great with rice and vegetables.

Chia Coconut Pudding with Coconut Milk

Rating: 4.77 stars
44
Chia seeds make great desserts and are high in omega-3s. This recipe is a healthy alternative to processed desserts. It uses agave (or stevia if you prefer) as a sweetener instead of sugar. Stir again before serving and top with fresh fruit and another dash of cinnamon or spices.

Coconut Banango Smoothie

Rating: 4.75 stars
6
A tropical smoothie created for my daughter's school project about Florida's natural resources.

Seven Layer Bars

Rating: 4.69 stars
467
Easy to make, and very rich. Can use different kinds of chips (vanilla or peanut butter) to suit your taste.

Healthy Coconut Oatmeal

Rating: 4.64 stars
72
A fast and healthy breakfast cereal or high-energy snack. Oatmeal made with coconut, raisins, cranberries, walnuts. Brown rice can be used in place of oatmeal.

Coconut Lime Rice

Rating: 4.55 stars
158
I was bored one night and thought that coconut lime rice sounded good, so I made my own recipe. I was very much surprised! This wonderful rice will make your toes curl! Toss the cooked rice with diced mango and chopped cilantro.

Coconut Poke Cake

Rating: 4.65 stars
873
White cake soaked in sweet creamy coconut milk and smothered in whipped topping and flaked coconut. A real treat for those with a sweet tooth.

The Best Thai Coconut Soup

Rating: 4.62 stars
1173
Authentic, bold, and delicious Thai flavors make this soup irresistible! This is the best Thai coconut soup I've had. You won't be disappointed with this one! Serve over steamed rice.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Air Fryer Coconut Shrimp

Rating: Unrated
25
Coconut shrimp come out great in the air fryer, and are served with a simple spicy honey-lime dip.

Tembleque Puerto Rican Coconut Pudding

Rating: 4.7 stars
34

My husband is Puerto Rican and wanted me to make this! 'Tembleque,' which means 'wiggly,' is a creamy coconut pudding.