Thursday, January 23, 2014

Pineapple Coconut Pie

I almost missed National Pie Day! And since I didn't plan for it, you know that expression "necessity is the mother of invention"? Yep, I was scrambling this morning. This Pineapple Coconut Pie really turned out well and I was thrilled that the cornstarch helped it set up nicely. These pies generally call for 2-3 eggs, I had one in the fridge, so I had to improvise...
This pie only fills the crust about 3/4 so go ahead and add some whipped cream to the top! 
You know, just to make it pretty:@)

Pineapple Coconut Pie
1 (8oz) can crushed pineapple
2 Tblsp cornstarch
1 egg, beaten
3/4 C sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 Tblsp butter, very soft or melted and cooled
1 C flaked sweetened coconut
9" graham cracker pie crust
  1. Pour pineapple juice (from can) into a large bowl, add cornstarch and mix to dissolve.
  2. Add egg, sugar, vanilla and butter, mix well. I used a whisk for all of my mixing.
  3. Stir in pineapple and coconut, mix well and pour into pie crust.
  4. Bake at 350 for about 50-55 minute or until knife inserted near center comes out clean.
  5. Cool and serve.
Enjoy a piece of pie and have a happy day:@)


  1. I love coconut pie. The pineapple is a great addition.

    Yep, Blogger definitely has issues. :/

  2. I have all of these ingredients. Going to try this one!

  3. The pie looks scrumptious to me, as I love pineapple and coconut. Happy National Pie Day and thanks for sharing a yummy recipe.

  4. The whipped cream pipping looks so pretty Lynn. Happy Pie Day.

  5. Hi Lynn,

    This looks so delicious, I wish I had a piece right now!! I love pie any day of the week, any time of year. Thanks for sharing your recipe with us and have a great day!


    Denise at Forest Manor

  6. Very nice improvisation! Enjoy your pie. xo

  7. Yum! A little taste of the tropics to brighten a winter day! :)

  8. Three of my favorites, pineapple, coconut and PIE!

  9. Yummy. Love pineapple and coconut. I'll be trying this. Looks so easy and delicious. Thanks much. Happy National Pie day to you too.

  10. Oh, it's yummy recipes like this that make me wish the hubby liked pineapple and coconut!

  11. Hubby would love this! Can you double the recipe to make it higher in the pan?


  12. This looks and sounds AMAZING! Love how simple it is to put together too!

  13. I missed National Pie Day, dang it, your pie looks tasty Lynn!


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