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07/31/2012 09:10 am ET Updated Aug 06, 2013

Coconut Dessert Recipes For Cookies, Cakes And More (PHOTOS)

How Sweet It Is

It's hard not to love the classic dessert flavors. Chocolate and vanilla will always remind us of childhood. But when there's the option for coconut desserts -- like the ones that have just that right amount of tropical flavor -- nothing else compares. Coconut dessert recipes offer a different kind of sweetness, with a flavor that's just right during the summer.

With recipes like coconut cream pie, coconut cake and tres leches, how can you resist the temptation that is coconut dessert? Our advice: don't even try. Give in to the flavor of coconut, and make one (or three) of these sweet recipes below.

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