Ethnic Meals
Recipes and meal time ideas


The site concentrates on British recipes from Scotland, England and Wales with a few recipes from Ireland, India and France "thrown in". Primarily designed to provide ethnic recipes and meals, whether you are looking for an unusual meal, a straightforward meat, fish or poultry meal dish or even a sweet pudding recipe then hopefully you will find it here.

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Scottish easy Recipes and Teatime Treats Ideas
Scotland Sweet Recipes Ideas

Coconut Fingers Sweet Candy Recipe

This is a simple recipe for coconut candy fingers. Similar in many ways to coconut bars such as "bounty" bars which are made by mars or as a sliced cake..

Coconut Finger Candy Bars Recipe


  • 2 cups Coconut
  • 1/2 cup Self Rising Flour
  • 1 teaspoon Cocoa
  • 1 Stick Marg.
  • 1/4 cup Sugar

  • EITHER chocolate bar for dipping or choclate icing


In a bowl, mix the cocounut, self raising flour and cocoa. In a frying pan, melt the margarine and sugar then pour and mix them into the dry ingredients. Place in an ovenproof dish and bake at 350F for 25 minutes.

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