15 Coconut Creations

Try these sweet and savory recipes, made with one of our favorite tropical ingredients.

Coconut Shrimp with Maui Mustard Sauce
Photographer Howard L. Puckett

Coconut Shrimp with Maui Mustard Sauce

It’s important to chill the battered shrimp so the batter doesn’t fall off while frying. It’s worth the effort—this is a fabulous-tasting dish. Make more than you think you need, because your friends will be asking for seconds.





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100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.