Coconut sweetcrust pastry


Coconut sweetcrust pastry
You might already be familiar with sweetcrust pastry (pâte sablée) which contains a small amount of ground almonds. This is the coconut version, made with dessicated coconut, ideal for tarts with a more exotic flavour.
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Last modified on: October 25th 2020

For 1 kg 200 g, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 400 g 600 g 1 kg 200 g 2 kg 400 g 3 kg 600 g

How long does it take?

Time required for this recipe:
PreparationStart to finish
13 min.13 min.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 5 min.
Coconut sweetcrust pastry : Photo of step #1
Put into a mixer bowl: 500 g flour, 350 g butter, 2 eggs, 100 g caster sugar, 5 g fine (or table) salt and 150 g dessicated coconut.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
Coconut sweetcrust pastry : Photo of step #2
Knead until evenly mixed (2 or 3 minutes).

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Coconut sweetcrust pastry : Photo of step #3
Weigh out into lumps of about 12 oz (350 g) and form into flat "cakes". Wrap carefully in plastic film.

Stage 4
Coconut sweetcrust pastry : Photo of step #4
This dough freezes very well. If you are planning on freezing, do remember to label it.

Remarks

For an even more exotic touch, use brown sugar instead of white.

Keeping:

Several days in the fridge, wrapped in plastic film. Freezes very well.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
5,092 Kcal or 21,319 Kj67 gr498 gr315 gr
255 %26 %47 %48 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
423 Kcal or 1,771 Kj6 gr41 gr26 gr
21 %2 %4 %4 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

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ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cigarettes Russes (Piroulines), Buckwheat almond biscuits, Rillettes stuffed mushrooms, Quail egg canapés, Scrambled eggs with butter-fried bread and fresh spinach, ... All
Dessicated coconutDessicated coconut: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Coconut paste, Coconut tuiles, Coconut pyramids, ... All
Caster sugarCaster sugar: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Brioche royale, Coconut pyramids, Rum babas, Lemon Confectioner's Custard, Strawberry Charlotte, ... All

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