Coconut Ice

   

Preparation Time: 30 minutes

Makes: about 60 squares

Ingredients:

  1. 1 can  Nestlé Sweetened Condensed Milk
  2. 1 packet  (500g) icing sugar
  3. 390g (5 cups) desiccated coconut
  4. Pink food colouring

Method:

  1. Combine Nestlé Sweetened Condensed Milk, icing sugar and desiccated coconut together.
  2. Divide mixture in half.
  3. Press half of mixture into an 18cm x 28cm loaf pan.
  4. Work a few drops of colouring into remaining mixture.
  5. Press into pan and allow to set before cutting into squares to serve.

Variation:

Ring the changes by adding 3-4 drops green colouring and add 2-3ml peppermint essence or 60ml (¼ cup) Nestlé Cocoa and 15-30 (1-2 Tbsp) of milk instead of the pink colouring.

Why not make a batch using the peppermint and chocolate coconut ice together!