Lemon and coconut slice
Time to make: 15 mins , plus 1 hr cooling
( Hands-on time: 15 mins )
Total cost: $ 6.00 / $ 0.30 per serve
(at time of publication)
- 75g reduced-fat spread
- 300g lite sweetened condensed milk
- 1 lemon, zest and juice
- 150g crushed arrowroot biscuits 1 cup rolled oats
- 1/2 cup desiccated coconut
- 4 tablespoons icing sugar
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
Total fat 5g
Saturated fat 2g
Dietary fibre 1g
1 Line a 17cm x 27cm slice tin with non-stick baking paper. Microwave spread and condensed milk in a microwave-proof bowl, using 50% power setting, for 2 minutes until spread has melted. Quickly stir in lemon juice and zest then mix well until smooth.
2 In a large bowl combine all the dry ingredients and pour lemon mixture on top. Mix well and press into slice tin.
3 Combine icing ingredients then drizzle over slice base.
4 Refrigerate for 1 hour or until slice is completely set. Cut into 20 slices. Store in an airtight container for 3-5 days.
Hanu de Jong
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