How to make it

  • In a saucepan,mix the milk,sugar,egg yolks,butter and vanilla.
  • Cook over medium heat until thickened,approx 12 minutes.
  • Stir in coconut and pecans.
  • Cook until thick enough to spread,beating occasionally.
  • *This will fill and frost up to a 9" 3 layered cake.

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    " It was excellent "
    mamalou ate it and said...
    Love it!! Thanks!
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  • chefmeow 12 years ago
    One of my favorite all time frostings as well. Great post. Yummers.
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    " It was excellent "
    lunasea ate it and said...
    One of my all-time faves! Great post, Carrie - thanks...
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