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Recipe: Coconut Jam

Pacific Islands, Vanuatu
30 minutes

Materials & Procedures


  1. 1 part sugar
  2. 3 parts coconut milk


  1. Pour sugar into a saucepan and cook over a fire, stirring until all the sugar caramelizes.
  2. Add the coconut milk all at once, and keep cooking and stirring it until the desired consistency is reached.
  3. Wait for it to cool a bit, and then put it into clean jars.

About the Author

Suzanne Meltemal

This recipe was submitted to World Wise Schools by Suzanne Meltemal, Resource Center Assistant, Peace Corps/Vanuatu.

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