No matter what the occasion this pie is always a hit! Then fold in dream whip mixture. I've used the coconut milk in the can or in the small box. I love a good pie, and if it is easy I love it 10x more 😉, Thank you so much Cathleen! ... You can easily make this diabetic friendly by using sugar free vanilla pudding in place of the coconut cream and by adding 3 teaspoons of the coconut extract instead of one. So much deliciousness going on over there! 4 . I know it has become one of our very favorites and it’s perfect during the summer months! Pour into the prepared pie crust. Hi Veronica! what size pudding mix used? My secret weapon…pudding and coconut milk! Make a coconut cream pie in no time using just pudding, milk, Cool Whip, coconut flakes & a graham cracker crust with this Kraft What's Cooking recipe! Make sure you smooth out the top and push the filling to the inside edge of the pie shell. Spread out coconut on a baking pan and bake at 325 degrees for 3 to 5 minutes. This post may contain affiliate links. You could also buy a pre made crust to make it even easier! Let cool for 3 hours. It's a classic after all and you can serve it any time! You’ll need to let it set for at least 2 hours. This homemade pudding pie filling is based on the already-popular coconut cream pie recipe I’ve used for years.. I am a regular homecook inspired by my southern roots, while also being influenced by the many cultures of living in Florida. The coconut toasted on top seals the deal. Copyright © 2020 Norine's Nest | Trellis Framework by Mediavine, Pyrex Easy Grab Glass Pie Plate (9.5-Inch, 2-Pack), Bethany Housewares 20 Inch Pastry Board and Cloth Set, 2 small packages coconut cream instant pudding. Increase the coconut … 3 . 2 cups thawed Cool Whip Whipped Topping, divided. (Oh, I leave some in the container to sneak a scoop out before tossing it away! That’s when you know you have a good pie! Maybe Grandma and I need to have a bake off? About 4 to 5 minutes. Top with remaining cool whip whipped topping. Pour pudding mixture into cooled pie shell. Doesn’t that look super yummy! Be sure to smooth it out nice and pretty! 2 Envelopes of dream whip, 1 cup of cold milk and 1 teaspoon of vanilla! This is to put on top of the whipped topping. My passion is for sharing dishes inspired by my southern roots! Please leave a comment on the blog or share on Pinterest. Thanks for sharing the recipe with us. Fold half of the whipped cream mixture into the coconut vanilla pudding mixture. I'm saving to make later! Enjoy the pie and have a Great week! pic/recipe not clear. Use the remaining cool whip as your whip topping. Good sighs that is! I’ve never made a coconut cream pie!”, Well, I love a good challenge and since he told me he didn’t think I could make one as good as his Grandma’s (Say What?!!! Reserve the rest of the whipped cream for the topping. Using a wooden utensil stir constantly over medium heat until flakes begin to turn light brown. (3.4 oz. It's so EASY - because it calls for a pre-made pie shell, and all the ingredients are readily available. Pour your cream filling into your 9 inch pie crust shell. Yep…it’s the honest truth. The Rich coconut pie filling starts with 2 small packages of coconut cream instant pudding, 1 cup ice cold milk, and 1 cup coconut milk. The pudding ingredients are whisked together in a saucepan and cooked for a few minutes until thick. Here is a link to a lemon pie I make. Let it set up a bit by placing it in the refrigerator (If you’re like me and having your own personal tropical heatwave via a hot flash, you can climb in there with it!) Summer, Spring, Fall or Winter we love this creamy pie! I went to work proving him wrong. Thank you for your support! Next make the pudding mixture. So it is with this scrumptious light tasty pie! Then add ½ cup shredded coconut flakes, 1 tsp coconut extract. Top with Cool Whip and Toasted Coconut. Refrigerate this for 4 hours or overnight This allows those flavors to intensify and it to get nice and cold and perfect! ~Norine, Hi Katie! Increase the coconut flakes to 1 cup. Throwing it down!) Every ingredient in this hollers my name! Even if you’ve never made a pie before, this is a GREAT one to begin with! Let cool. Who likes cream pies? - From: McCormick. Julie Pollitt @ Back To My Southern Roots. The Crust! Chill in refrigerator for at least 2 hours. In a large bowl combine pudding mixes, 1 cup cold milk, and 1 cup coconut milk. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. 2 packs of coconut cream pudding mix, cold milk, and sweetened coconut! Your email address will not be published. Fold in 1 ½ cups cool whip topping. Baked pie crust according to package directions. Let cool completely. Whip that together with a stand or hand mixer. Recipe: Easy Coconut Cream Pie (using pudding mix and Pet Evaporated Milk, 1963). Can you believe I didn’t have coconut cream pie until I was in my 50’s! I’m not a huge fan of heavy cream pies and I am not a huge fan of standing over the stove, especially during the hot summer months, cooking custard fillings so… I cheat and I use instant pudding. This is a simple, easy, coconut cream pie that is light, fluffy and full of rich coconut cream filling! We must be soul sisters cause this girls loves easy and pie 😉, […] Easy Coconut Cream Pie from Soulfully Made […], Your email address will not be published. Who is with me???? Pour that into prepared pie shell. That's it you are done and have a sigh worthy pie!! thank you. 2 . Today, I’m sharing my recipe for Easy Coconut Cream Pie! There you have it! Promise.). Continue folding until all ingredients are incorporated together. I love it and I love a nice full pie, so I pile it on. The perfect dessert for a warm summer day! ( I am going to do a post just on pie crust one of these days! You can easily make this diabetic friendly by using sugar free vanilla pudding in place of the coconut cream and by adding 3 teaspoons of the coconut extract instead of one. Our family is a little bit nontraditional at the holidays. Easy Heavenly Coconut Cream Pie! This post may contain affiliate links, which means that I may make a commission from any purchases at no additional cost to you. Cool Whip has dangerous ingredients. My Mama makes a refrigerator Coconut Pie, but yours is a little different. Welcome to My Nest! Next take your toasted coconut flakes and sprinkle them on top of the whipped topping. My hope is that you will come cook along with us and make memories to last a lifetime! So all is well in the world right??4. Our table is not always full of pumpkin and pecan pie. (Which is nearly impossible! Beat envelopes of Dream Whip, 1 cup milk and vanilla until soft peaks are formed. I’ll keep trying…when it comes to food I’m highly competitive! https://www.justapinch.com/recipes/dessert/pie/easy-coconut-cream-pie-4.html (wink, wink! Considering I know what an amazing cook his Grandma is, I’ll humbly accept 2nd best! Next prepare the dream whip. I am also sharing this over at Meal Plan Monday and  Weekend Potluck! 2 3.4 ounce boxes instant coconut cream pudding, 1 - 8 ounce cool whip, (I used Extra Creamy), ¼ to ½ toasted coconut flakes for topping. any one with a easy recipe let me know thanks in advance. They come together for the most lusciously creamy pie. Delish! This is mine before I popped it in the oven. I’m pretty sure she could take me! EASY COCONUT CREAM PIE 1 (8-inch) baked pastry crust 2 eggs, separated 1 (4-serving size) package cook-and-serve vanilla pudding mix 1/2 cup cut-up coconut 1 cup evaporated milk 3/4 cup water 1/4 cup sugar Put slightly beaten egg yolks, pudding mix, and coconut in a 2-quart saucepan. Cause Carbs and laughter are two of my favorite things! Refrigerate for 4 hours or overnight. Have a GREAT day! Happy Nesting! When our son-in-law started dating our daughter I asked him one day what his favorite dessert was? Hope this helps. Beat on high until soft peaks form. I know I would fall in love with this pie with the first bite! My deep love for cooking and entertaining are the inspiration in each of the recipes and creations I share. Replace the regular cool whip for the lite cool whip. The coconut milk! Posted on July 13, 2016 Categories Desserts & Sweets, Holiday Dishes, Whats Cooking. Mix pudding packets, 1 ¾ milk and coconut flakes according to pudding packet instructions. This Easy Coconut Cream Pie is dreamy and creamy, filled with a Coconut Pudding filling topped off with cool whip and toasted coconut!