Your online resource

for all things culinary

HOME Search this Site All Recipes Special Sections Articles &  Resources Kitchen Equipment Food & Health Growing Food Directories

Missing an Ingredient ?

Quindim    Veg  CD  DP  Brazilian  45mins plus chilling



Makes 1 x 23cm/9 inch pie   Cold  Vegetarian  Dessert  Pudding  Gluten Wheat free  Brazil  Sth American  South America




225g/8oz Granulated Sugar

75g/3oz Desiccated (flaked) Coconut

1 tbsp Butter, softened

5 Egg Yolks

1 Egg White, beaten until stiff






1. Preheat the oven to 180C, 350F, Gas Mark4 and lightly grease a 23cm/9-inch pie dish.


2. Place the sugar, coconut and butter in a large mixing bowl and mix well. 


3. Add the egg yolks one at a time whilst beating with an electric beater. 


4. Add the egg white and mix well.


5. Pour the mixture into the pie dish and place in a large roasting pan filled with  about 2.5cm/1-inch of boiling water. Bake for 30 minutes or until golden brown. 


6. To serve - Release the pie from the dish by running a small knife around the edges and invert onto a serving platter. Allow to cool then refrigerate until well chilled.





More Dessert  Recipes  |   Sweet Sauce Recipes  |  What's in Season



Overseas Visitors:        If you're more used to measuring ingredients by the cup, we have the most comprehensive weight to cups conversion table on the net - both solid ingredients and liquids - so now you can easily convert our recipes to suit your preference. Click here to go to the chart.


If you've arrived at this page via a search engine, do take a few minutes to look around the site. We're convinced you'll find lots more excellent recipes and in depth culinary information covering a wide range of food related topics.



 Follow us 



Key techniques required to make this recipe


Bake - To cook in an enclosed oven

Beat To introduce air into a mixture using a utensil such as a wooden spoon, fork or whisk, in order to achieve a lighter texture.


Freezing/Make ahead


Tips, Options and Substitutions



Main equipment required to make this Recipe


Mixing Bowl

Wooden or Plastic Spoon


Related Recipes and Information

More Dessert  Recipes 

 Sweet Sauce Recipes 

What's in Season


 Sign up for Free E-Mailings

For the latest kitchen equipment ideas

Still not found what you're looking for?


Try our search facility. Type in your main ingredient (s) or what you have available and allow us to whisk you up a recipe in seconds!



About Us  |  Contact Us  |    Private Privacy  |   Media Resources  |  Links  |  Sitemap  |  Printing Recipes  |   Abbreviations on this site  


This Web Site was designed and created by Copyright 2000 to date [Recipes4us] All rights reserved.

 Some Photos