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Catholic Recipe: Corn-Coconut Dessert

    INGREDIENTS

  • 1 1/2 cups grated corn
  • 2 cups coconut milk
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon anise seeds
  • Details

  • Serves: 6
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes, and cooling time
  • Difficulty: • •
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 11+
  • Origin: Puerto Rico

Also Called: Mundo Nuevo

DIRECTIONS

Combine corn, coconut milk, sugar, salt. Strain mixture into saucepan. Add anise seeds. Cook 5 minutes on high heat; stir constantly. Reduce heat to moderate; bring to boil. Pour into deep glass dish. Cool thoroughly. Turn out on platter to serve. Yield, 6 servings

Recipe Source: Catholic Cookbook, The by William I. Kaufman, The Citadel Press, New York, 1965
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