Pineapple-Coconut Frozen Dessert

READY IN: 8hrs 25mins
Recipe by carolinafan

Nice refreshing dessert. Allow up to 8 hours for freezing time.

Top Review by Dandeplatt

This is my daughter's favorite dessert. Our whole family loves it. I have made it many times and it always turns out perfect!! Thank you Carolinafan for a wonderful recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350*.
  2. Grease 13x9x2-inch baking dish; set aside.
  3. In medium bowl combine flour, 1/2 cup butter and powdered sugar. Firmly press mixture into bottom of prepared pan.
  4. Bake for 15 to 18 minutes or until lightly browned around edges.
  5. Meanwhile, for filling in large saucepan melt 1/4 cup butter over medium heat. Stir in coconut and pecans.
  6. Cook and stir over low heat until coconut is golden. Remove from heat and cool.
  7. In large mixing bowl beat sweetened condensed milk and cream cheese with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth.
  8. Fold in dessert topping.
  9. Spread one half of the cream cheese mixture over the cooled crust.
  10. Sprinkle with one half of the coconut mixture.
  11. Spread pineapple over coconut layer.
  12. Repeat cream cheese and coconut layers.
  13. Cover and freeze for 8 to 24 hours or until firm.
  14. Let stand at room temperature for 10 minutes before serving.

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