Pineapple-Coconut Squares

Total Time
45mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 35 mins

Oh yummmmmmmmm-I love coconut and pineapple, and they are great together in this bar recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Place pineapple in a strainer over a bowl.
  3. Reserve juice for another use.
  4. In a medium bowl beat the butter and sugar together until well blended.
  5. Stir in flour and salt until combined.
  6. Press into an ungreased 8 inch square baking pan.
  7. Press pineapple with a spoon to remove the remaining juice.
  8. Sprinkle pineapple evenly over crust.
  9. In a medium bowl beat the egg with brown sugar, coconut, vanilla and salt.
  10. Gently spread coconut mixture over pineapple, keeping pineapple in place as best as you can.
  11. Bake for 35 minutes or until topping is golden brown.
  12. Remove from oven and cool completely on a wire rack.
  13. Cut into squares.
Most Helpful

I made these again using a dark T-fal type non-stick cake pan lined with tin foil.In my earlier review,I had mentioned that the base of this bar tasted uncooked.Well this time they turned out just great!!Nice and Brown!!Whether the pan made the difference or not,I'm not sure,However,I'm uping my previous rating on these nummmy tasting bars!!

Boyz 5 February 10, 2004

All I can say is...these are amazing ! <br/>Be sure to put the pineapple directly on the crust as the recipe says. It sounds weird, but that makes the difference. I mixed it in with the topping by mistake and they were still good but not even close to the correct way.<br/>I have new favourite recipe ! Thanks

p.dawne October 30, 2013

These were really good! The only reason I didnt give it 5 stars was because the bottom didnt hold together well for me.....crumbly. The taste was excellent and it was easy to prepare. Even better with ice cream.

Buckeye in Texas November 09, 2006