Easy Buko Tart Recipe


Pie Filling:

  • 2 cups coconut meat, shredded
  • 1/2 cup coconut water
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup evaporated milk
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch

Pie Crust:

  • 2 cups all purpose flour, sifted
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3-4 tablespoons ice-coldwater

Cooking Instructions:

Part 1
1. In a deep pan, combine filling ingredients then simmer and stir in a low heat until thickens. Set aside.

Part 2
1. In a mixing bowl, combine flour and salt then mix well.
2. Add butter then mix thoroughly. Gradually pour cold water then mix until well blended.
3. Gather the dough into a ball shape then refrigerate for 30 minutes.
4. In a clean flat surface, place dough in wax paper then flatten using a rolling pin until 1/8 inch thick.

Part 3
1. Cut out a circle shape in a flat dough then arrange and press down in a muffin pan.
2. Prick dough with a fork then pour with coconut filling.
3. Place top cover dough over the filling then seal the edges and prick with fork.
4. Bake in a preheated oven over 400 degrees Fahrenheit then bake for 40-50 minutes or until golden brown.

Source: http://filipinostylerecipe.com/2013/10/buko-tart/