Tag Archives: coconut oil

Recipe: Tropical Salad with Pineapple Vinaigrette and Coconut

Tropical Salad with Pineapple Vinaigrette and Coconut Source: Flickr INGREDIENTS: 6 slices bacon 1/4 cup pineapple juice 3 tbsp red wine vinegar 1/4 cup light olive oil Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 10 ounce package prewashed and cut romaine lettuce 1 cup diced pineapple 1/2 cup chopped and toasted macadamia nuts 3…

Recipe: Coconut Vegetable Curry

Coconut Vegetable Curry Source: Flickr INGREDIENTS: 1 large eggplant cut into 1 inch cubes 1 tablespoon salt 2 tablespoon olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 fresh green chili 1 teaspoon grated root ginger 1 onion, finely chopped 2 teaspoons garam masala 1 teaspoon ground tumeric 1 tbsp tomato paste 3 cups vegetable broth 1…

Recipe: Fragrant Coconut Rice

Fragrant Coconut Rice Source: Flickr INGREDIENTS: 2 tbsp peanut oil 1/2 lb finely chopped onion 2 cup long-grain rice, cooked 1 tsp tumeric 2 tsp salt 2 cup fresh or canned coconut milk 3/4 cup Stock (chicken or vegetable) 2 whole cloves 1 whole cinnamon stick 2 bay leaves PREPARATION: Heat the oil in a…

Recipe: strawberry ambrosia muffins

Source: Flickr Strawberry Ambrosia Muffins Makes 1 dozen. 2 1/3 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup shredded sweetened coconut 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/4 cups frozen unsweetened strawberries (not thawed), coarsely chopped 3/4 cup milk 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1 large egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Topping…

Recipe: garrett popcorn shops crispy caramel corn

Source: Flickr Garrett Popcorn Shops Crispy Caramel Corn This is a clone recipe. After placing a call to Caramel Crisp corporate headquarters in Chicago, we discovered that the popcorn chain (doing business as Garrett Popcorn Shops) was not willing to share the recipe that's responsible for the long lines at its shops. No problem. After…

Recipe: chocolate coconut filled tortilla turnovers

Source: Flickr Chocolate Coconut Filled Tortilla Turnovers 10 servings 10 Mission® Fajita Size Flour Tortillas 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped 1/2 cup coconut, shredded 1 egg beaten with 2 teaspoons water Vegetable oil 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar 1 (12 ounce) package semisweet chocolate morsels Melt the chocolate in a Pyrex cup over simmering water or in…

Recipe: Grilled Jumbo Shrimp with Coconut Milk-Curry Sauce

Grilled Jumbo Shrimp with Coconut Milk-Curry Sauce Source: Flickr INGREDIENTS: For the curry sauce: 3 tbsp vegetable oil 2 tbsp minced shallots 2 tsp minced lemon grass 1 tsp minced garlic 2 tbsp curry powder 14-ounce can coconut milk 1 tbsp ground coriander 1-1/2 tsp sugar 1 tsp fish sauce 1 tsp lime juice 1…

Recipe: spicy split peas with vegetables

Source: Flickr Spicy Split Peas with Vegetables (Sambar) 4 cups water 1 cup dried yellow split peas 2 tablespoons shredded or flaked coconut 1 teaspoon coriander seed 1/2 teaspoon fenugreek seed 1 (1/2-inch) stick cinnamon 1 tablespoon ghee or vegetable oil 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 3 medium carrots, diced 2…

Recipe: coconut supreme cake

Source: Flickr Coconut Supreme Cake I also make this cake using lemon pie filling. See my note below. I have also make it using strawberry and cherry pie filling not to mention a good quality raspberry preserve. Give it a try you might like it. The combination of different fruits makes this a very special…

Recipe: Cauliflower and Coconut Soup

Cauliflower and Coconut Soup Source: Flickr INGREDIENTS: 2 tbsp vegetable oil 1 onion chopped fine 1 carrot diced 1/2 pound cauliflower 1 cooking apple peeled and diced 1/2 tsp cumin ground 1/2 tsp coriander ground 1/2 tsp turmeric ground 1/2 tsp ginger ground 1/4 tsp chili powder to taste 4 cup vegetable stock 2 ounces…

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