How to make Lemon Coconut Slice -

A delicious teatime snack – lemon and coconut go well together.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Refined flour (maida) (मैदा), Butter (मक्खन )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Desserts

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Lemon Coconut Slice

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 1.30-2 hour

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Lemon Coconut Slice Recipe

  • Refined flour (maida) (For slice) 3/4 cup

  • Butter (For slice) 100 grams

  • Egg (For slice) 1

  • Desiccated coconut 1/4 cup

  • Lemon curd:

  • Lemon rind 2 teaspoons

  • Lemon juice 60 millilitres

  • Butter 50 grams

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 1/2 cup

  • Egg yolks 2

  • Coconut topping:

  • Fresh Scraped coconut 2 cups

  • Desiccated coconut 1 cup

  • Eggs 2

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 1/2 cup

Method

Step 1

Preheat oven to 180° C. Grease and line a baking tin.

Step 2

Put butter and sugar in a bowl and beat with an electric beater till well combined. Add egg and beat till just combined. Add flour and coconut and mix with spatula till well combined.

Step 3

Pour this mixture into the prepared tin and bake in the preheated oven for fifteen minutes or till it turns golden and a skewer inserted into it comes out clean.

Step 4

Meanwhile to make lemon curd, put the egg yolks in bowl, add quarter cup caster sugar and whisk it well.

Step 5

Heat lemon juice and remaining caster sugar in a non-stick pan and bring it to a boil. Add this to the egg mixture and whisk well. Put this back into the pan and cook till it thickens or starts to coat the back of a wooden spoon.

Step 6

Add lemon zest, switch off the heat and add some butter and mix.

Step 7

Spread this lemon curd evenly over the prepared base.

Step 8

To make the coconut topping whisk the eggs and sugar in a medium bowl, add scraped coconut and desiccated coconut and stir until well combined. Sprinkle evenly over the lemon curd. Bake in the oven for twenty to twenty five minutes at 180° C or until the coconut is lightly golden and set.

Step 9

Set aside in the tin itself to cool completely. Cut into squares to serve.

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