Coco Quemado

Coconut Pudding

Preparation info
  • Serves


    • Difficulty


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By Elisabeth Lambert Ortiz

Published 1973

  • About


  • 1 lb. sugar
  • pint water
  • 1 lb.


Cook the sugar and water together to form a syrup at the thread stage. Add the coconut, then stir in the egg yolks. Add the cinnamon and sherry and cook over low heat, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon, until the mixture is thick.

Pour into a flame-proof serving dish. Put under the grill to brown the top. Serve with plain or whipped cream.