Haupia Recipe

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READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Studentchef

So I decided to generically look for Polynesian recipes and found this on Polynesian.ca These are sweet coconut cream custard cubes and are a favorite Alii Luau dessert. Luau, as I read at the bottom of the recipe is typical of Hawaiian recipes.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. 1. Mix 2 cups water with cornstarch. Set aside.
  2. 2. Bring coconut milk, sugar and remaining water to a rolling boil on high heat.
  3. 3. Pour cornstarch mixture into boiling coconut milk and cook till mixture thickens, blending with a whip.
  4. 4. When mixture is smooth and thick pour into a clean baking tray.
  5. 5. Cool to room temperature, then chill until cold.
  6. 6. Cut into 1-inch squares.
  7. 7. Serve on ti leaf lined trays.

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