The Ultimate Chocolate Coconut Banana Cream Pie Recipe - Allrecipes.com
The Ultimate Chocolate Coconut Banana Cream Pie Recipe
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The Ultimate Chocolate Coconut Banana Cream Pie

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"Looking for a dessert that combines nostalgia with a modern twist? This chocolate, banana and coconut combination is simply pie heaven!"

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    25 mins
  • READY IN

    3 hrs

Directions

  1. Crust: Pulse flour with cocoa,1/3 cup sugar, coconut and salt in a food processor. Pulse in butter until finely crumbed. Whisk 1 egg yolk with 2 tablespoons (30 mL) ice water; pulse into flour mixture until it clumps together.
  2. Press dough evenly into the bottom and 1 1/2 inches (4 cm) up the sides of a 10-inch (25 cm) springform pan. Prick with a fork. Freeze for 15 minutes.
  3. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  4. Bake, on a lower rack, for 15 minutes or until set. Cool to room temperature.
  5. Filling: Whisk milk with 2/3 cup sugar and cornstarch in a heavy saucepan set over medium heat. Bring to a boil, stirring often, until thickened. Whisk some of the hot milk mixture into 2 beaten egg yolks. Whisk back into remaining milk. Cook, whisking, for 1 minute. Remove from heat; stir in butter and vanilla.
  6. Line cooled shell with bananas. Pour hot filling over top to cover bananas completely. Cool to room temperature; chill for at least 2 hours or up to 2 days. Just before serving, remove ring and arrange on serving platter. Pipe coconut whipped cream to cover custard completely and garnish with toasted coconut.
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Footnotes

  • Tips:
  • To make individual pies: Divide dough between eight, 5-inch (12-cm) mini pie plates or foil pot-pie pans; pressing evenly into bottom and up sides. Arrange on a baking sheet; bake for 15 minutes. Cool to room temperature. Divide bananas and custard between the cooled shells. Chill until set. Garnish with whipped cream and toasted coconut.
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 566 kcal
  • 28%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 70.9 g
  • 23%
  • Cholesterol
  • 149 mg
  • 50%
  • Fat
  • 29.6 g
  • 46%
  • Fiber
  • 3.3 g
  • 13%
  • Protein
  • 7.7 g
  • 15%
  • Sodium
  • 410 mg
  • 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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