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Buttery Coconut Bars

Buttery Coconut Bars


Buttery Coconut Bars – Indulge, in the world of desserts with our Buttery Coconut Bars. They bring together the richness of butter the chewiness of sweetened coconut and the softness of a cookie crust. Whether you’re looking for a snack, dessert or simply something to brighten your day these bars are loved by both children and adults. Our recipe showcases the trance that occurs when straightforward components like flour, brown sugar, butter condensed milk and sweetened shredded coconut come jointly with passion.

Buttery Coconut Bars

I still remember the first time I made these Buttery Coconut Bars, for a family gathering. It was a moment. Even my husband, who typically prefers flavors couldn’t resist having one.. My child with their sweet tooth declared it as the ultimate dessert experience. Since then this recipe has become a family favorite requested at every gathering.

What makes this Buttery Coconut Bars truly stand out?

So what makes these Buttery Coconut Bars truly stand out? To begin with these bars are immaculate, for anyone regardless of their cooking expertise. Additionally the consistency is truly unique; you’ll experience a contrast between the crispy crust and the soft chewy filling topped off with a layer of coconut that constructs a medley of sensations, in every morsel. Lastly their versatility is unmatched. Whether you’re serving them at assemblages or savoring them as a snack or even offering them as gifts during affairs. Also, leave an impression.

Buttery Coconut Bars

What You Need To Make This Buttery Coconut Bars Recipe?

Flour: Flour is, like the ground of our recipe like a warm hug that carries everything together to assemble a magical adventure.

Brown Sugar: Brown Sugar brings back remembrances of laughter and love adding warmness and a chewy consistency that hugs your soul with every morsel.

Butter: Butter is the soul of richness, melting tastes together like family assemblages filled with anecdotes and smiles.

Salt: A pinch of Salt illuminates everything up like a spark of delight in a conversation.

Eggs: Eggs are the binding force that brings all the ingredients together creating a mixture as smooth, as the stories shared around the dinner table.

Sweetened Condensed Milk: Sweetened Condensed Milk is creamy and sweet capturing the essence of celebration while holding the filling together like moments etched in our hearts.

Vanilla Extract: A whisper of Vanilla Extract provides comfort subtly enhancing these bars just as underlying love seasons every family meal.

Sweetened Shredded Coconut: Sweetened Shredded Coconut adds bursts of texture and sweetness. Each shred contributes notes of laughter and light of days spent with loved ones.

Extra Coconut Topping: An extra Coconut Topping because a little more love never hurts. It’s our finishing touch to add abundance and care.

Buttery Coconut Bars

Steps To Make Buttery Coconut Bars:

Step 1: Start by preheating your oven to 350°F (180°C). Grab a baking dish that measures 13×9 inches and line it with parchment paper making sure the paper extends over the sides for removal later.

Step 2: To make the crust take a bowl. Whisk together the flour, brown sugar and salt. Add in the butter. Stir until everything is well combined and crumbly. Press this mixture into the bottom of your pan.

Step 3: Pop the crust into the oven for around 12 to 15 minutes. Until it turns a light brown. Once done let it cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Don’t forget to lower your temperature to 325°F (160°C).

Step 4: In another bowl mix together the eggs sweetened condensed milk, flour, brown sugar, melted butter, vanilla extract and salt, for the filling. Stir until you achieve a consistency and then gently fold in the coconut. Pour this mixture over the crust. Evenly sprinkle an additional cup of shredded coconut on top.

Step 5: Bake for 25 to 30 minutes. Until you see that golden brown color, on top. Allow the bars to cool completely on a wire rack before lifting them out of the pan using the parchment paper edges. Cut them into bars. Serve.

Buttery Coconut Bars


For a layer of taste and texture you can lightly toast the coconut that goes on top of the bars. Simply spread the coconut on a baking sheet. Pop it in the oven at 350°F (175°C) for around 3 to 5 minutes until it turns golden and presents a scent. Keep a watch, on it as coconut can go from perfectly toasted to burnt fast. This simple step will enhance the flavor of the coconut giving your bars a crunch and a beautiful golden appearance. It’s these components that construct your Buttery Coconut Bars not only scrumptious but also truly exceptional.

Buttery Coconut Bars

Frequently Asked Questions:

Can I make Buttery Coconut Bars in advance?

Certainly! These bars can be stored in an airtight container for, up to 3 days at room temperature or frozen for preservation.

Can I use unsweetened coconut instead?

Absolutely although using coconut will result in sweetness. If you prefer a dessert with reduced sweetness unsweetened coconut is a choice.

Are these bars gluten-free?

The recipe as it is written contains gluten due to the flour used. However you can substitute the all-purpose flour with a gluten-free blend, for both the crust and filling.

Buttery Coconut Bars
Buttery Coconut Bars

Buttery Coconut Bars

Embark, on an adventure with our delectable Buttery Coconut Bars. These delectable treats merge the velvety goodness of butter with the sweetness of shredded coconut all delicately positioned on a golden crumbly crust. Each morsel is, like a symphony of tastes and consistencies that will enchant you to a world of luxury. Whether you’re enjoying an afternoon or celebrating with loved ones. These bars are the epitome of baking joy and the enchantment that can be created by extraordinary ingredients.
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Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour
Servings: 16



  • 2 c all-purpose flour
  • 1 c packed brown sugar
  • 1 c unsalted butter melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


  • 3 large eggs at room temperature
  • 1 can 14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 c all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 c packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 c unsalted butter melted
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 c sweetened shredded coconut


  • 1 c sweetened shredded coconut


  • Preheat the oven. Prepare a baking dish by lining it with parchment paper ensuring that the edges hang over for removal later.
  • For the crust combine 2 cups of flour, 1 cup of sugar and 1/2 teaspoon of salt, in a bowl. Mix in 1 cup of butter until the mixture is well combined. Press this mixture into the pan.
  • Place the crust in the oven. Bake for approximately 12 to 15 minutes until it turns a golden brown color. Once done allow it to cool for 10 minutes. Don’t forget to lower the temperature to 325°F (160°C).
  • While waiting for the crust to cool whisk together 3 eggs, 14 ounces of condensed milk, 1/2 cup of flour 1/4 cup of sugar 1/4 cup of butter 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract and 1/2 teaspoon of salt in a large bowl until you achieve a smooth consistency. Gently fold in 3 cups of coconut.
  • Pour this filling mixture over the crust. Evenly sprinkle an additional one cup of shredded coconut on top. Bake at the reduced temperature, for 25 to 30 minutes. Until you notice a golden brown color developing on top.
  • Enjoy your treat! Allow the bars to cool down entirely within the pan on a wire rack. Once they have cooled, utilize the edges of the parchment paper to lift the concoction out of the pan. Proceed to cut it into squares and relish in its deliciousness!


To make these Buttery Coconut Bars a gluten-free treat you can supersede the all-purpose flour, in both the crust and filling with your selected gluten-free flour blend. A baking blend that corresponds to the texture and consistency of flour in a 1:1 ratio works pleasingly. Just remember to scan that all your ingredients the sweetened condensed milk and vanilla extract are permitted gluten-free to guarantee that the whole dish is secure for those with gluten sensitivities. By assembling this changeover not only will you make these bars accessible, to everyone.
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