Coconut tarts are sweet and creamy. Filled with coconut and coconut milk goodness they’re sure to be a hit with your guests.
5 cups flour
1 tbsp brown sugar
1 tsp baking powder
1 lb vegetable shortening
2 tbsp cider vinegar
Mix first 5 ingredients together crumbly.
Mix egg, vinegar and enough water to make 3/4 cup liquid. Mix into dry ingredients. Blend by hand until all the flour is incorporated. Refrigerate for an hour.
Roll out pastry thinly and cut into rounds.
Place rounds in muffin tins and bake at 375 degrees Fahrenheit for about 20 minutes.
1/4 cup cashew milk
1/4 cup cornstarch
1 can coconut milk
1/3 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla
Mix sugar, coconut milk, sugar and salt into a pan.
Bring to a boil and then reduce to medium heat.
Dissolve cornstarch in cashew milk. Slowly incorporate mixture into pan.
Continue boiling the mixture until thick while whisking. Add vanilla and scoop into baked pastry.
Try Coconut Macaroons too!