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Holiday Ambrosia Cake

"This is from an old recipe that came to me as a typical fruitcake. I added pineapple, coconut and pineapple juice, which made it really moist and gave it a bit of a tropical taste." —Dotty Stodulski, North Port, Florida

Tombstone Treats

"My brother loves Rice Krispies squares, and my mom loves sugar cookies. I came up with a cute treat they'd...


Coconut Chocolate Slices

"These crispy cookies with a chewy coconut centre travel really well. When my son was in the Army, I often...


Almond Joy Cake

"This is a fantastic Almond Joy cake recipe—tastes just like the candy bar." —Daria Burcar, Rochester, Michigan


Coconut Lover’s Frappe

"I love frozen beverages, so I wanted to create one similar to those in coffee shops but without coffee as...

Coconut Cold-Brew Latte

"Cold-brew lattes are all the rage at coffee shops, but they're so easy to make at home. This coconut cold-brew...


Chocolate Chip-Cherry Chunk Cookies

"My grandmas and mom created this recipe with chocolate chips, cherries and spices, a combo of their favourite parts of...

Macaroon Cherry Pie

"I use homegrown cherries in this bountiful pie with its unique crunchy coconut topping. But I've found that purchased tart...


Carrot Cake

"My family's best carrot cake recipe dates back to my great-grandmother! We bake up a few of these carrot cakes...


Double Nut Baklava

"It may take some time to make this rich, buttery treat, but it's well worth the effort! The blend of...


Coconut Lover’s Frappe

"I love frozen beverages, so I wanted to create one similar to those in coffee shops but without coffee as...

Coconut Cheesecake & Rhubarb Compote

"I took my daughter’s love of cheesecake plus my mom’s love of coconut and rhubarb and ran with it. Try...


Frozen Key Lime Delight

"In the middle of summer, nothing hits the spot quite like this sublime Key lime dessert. Cold, creamy and tart,...


Lime Angel Food Cake

"For my husband's family reunion, I took a store-bought angel food cake and turned it into this special dessert with...


Aloha Cupcakes

"A friend asked me to make a coconut and pineapple cupcake for a gathering she was hosting. Everyone agreed that...


Lime & Gin Coconut Macaroons

"I took these lime and coconut macaroons to our annual cookie exchange, where we name a queen. I won the...

Coconut Key Lime Thumbprints

"This is the cookie recipe I created for the Las Vegas World Food Championships 2013. It's similar to a shortbread...


Lemon Coconut Bites

"The tangy lemon flavour of this layered bar dessert is especially delicious on a warm day. It takes me back...


Tropical Compote Dessert

To make a more adult version of this recipe, use brandy instead of the extra tropical fruit juice. —Taste of...


Homemade Mango Marshmallows

"Homemade marshmallows are much better than bagged ones. I had yummy results when I flavoured my recipe with mango nectar....


No-Bake Cornflake Cookies

"I grew up on a farm where we hand-milked cows and had plenty of milk and cream to use for...


Jamaican Salmon with Coconut Cream Sauce

"We try to eat salmon a lot because it's so healthy, and I love thinking of new ways to make...


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Key Lime Cream Pie

"I am very proud of this luscious no-bake beauty. It's so cool and refreshing—perfect for any summer potluck or get-together....


Mango Getaway Bars

"I’ve always enjoyed the flavour of mango, so I created this recipe to feature the sweet tropical fruit." —Patricia Harmon,...

Easy Coconut Shrimp

"Guests are always impressed when I serve these restaurant-quality shrimp. A selection of sauces served alongside adds the perfect touch."...


Mango Pie with Coconut Crust

"This was the first pie I created myself. Mangoes are one of my favourite fruits, and they deserve to be...


Lime & Coconut Cream Pie

"My custard pie features two tropical flavours I love. Plus, it’s a breeze to make. I throw most of the...


Tropical Coconut Pie

"A breeze to prepare, this tropical-tasting pie is tops with whoever tries it." —Nancy Mendoza, Yakima, Washington


Coconut Chicken and Shrimp

"I was looking for a fun, easy weeknight dinner based on our favourite shrimp dish that was healthier than fast...


Double Butterscotch Coconut Cake

"I got this recipe for coconut cake from a co-worker years ago, then I changed it up a bit by...