Coconut Butter & Nutella Pie Pops

by Kiran on December 31, 2013 · 59 comments

in Baking, Desserts

Happy New Year!!!

It’s time to emerge from hibernation. We are still visiting the families and having tons of fun that blogging has taken a back seat for now. But I had to steal some time to pay a little visit to this space of ours.

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I used the term “ours” because really, this space definitely belongs to everyone. Without your love, support and enthusiastic motivation, its impossible to do it all.

From day-dreaming a recipe, to testing, and then cooking or baking it again with final changes before styling and photographing. Work doesn’t end there just yet. But your constant support makes it all worth-while.

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And then, there’s writing. Which is still a struggle and I’m hoping to continue learning from you :)

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In return, here are some recipes I have for you to indulge while ringing in 2014:

Citrusy Champagne Sangria // Avocado Hummus // Smoked Salmon & Herbed Goat Cheese Tartine // Chopped Apple & Chicken Salad w/ Clementine Dressing // Grilled Lemongrass Chicken Burgers // Salmon en Papilotte // Tiramisu Parfait // Coconut Cream Cake //

And this festive coconut butter and nutella pie pops!

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Makes 12 pie pops

Ingredients:

For pastry:

  • 1 cup whole wheat pastry flour
  • 1/2 cup almond meal
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 6 tbsp cold butter, diced
  • 1/4 cup (+ 2 tbsp) icy cold water

Filling:

  • Coconut butter
  • Nutella

What else is needed: cake pop sticks, egg wash, washi tape or ribbons.

Directions:

  1. Sift whole wheat pastry flour, almond meal, salt and sugar into a food processor.
  2. Add cold butter and gently pulse until flour resembles course crumbs. Do not over-pulse.
  3. Gradually add icy cold water and pulse until dough comes together into a ball.
  4. Lightly knead dough to form a rectangular disk, cover with a cling-wrap and chill dough to rest for 30 minutes.
  5. In a small bowl, stir in drippy coconut butter and nutella. Line a small baking sheet with parchment paper. Take a small spoon and make tiny dollops of coconut butter and nutella balls onto the parchment paper. Make more and freeze this dollops for a few minutes for ease of use.
  6. Preheat oven to 350F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  7. Turn dough onto a generously floured surface. Flour the rolling pin and roll the dough out according to desired thickness. Do not roll it out too thin. Do this quick to avoid melting butter and overworking the dough.
  8. Using your favorite cookie cutter, cut out dough and place a cake pop stick over it with gentle pressure. Add a dollop (or two!) of frozen filling, apply a little egg wash on the edges of dough and secure pie pops with a layer of cut out dough. Using a fork, gently apply pressure enough to seal the sides. For a little sheen, brush on a little egg wash over pie pops. Place pie pops on baking sheet.
  9. Repeat until dough is completely used.
  10. Bake pie pops between 12 to 14 minutes or until golden brown.

 

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From my family to yours, have a wonderful and safe 2014! Thank you so much for sharing in our journey and your continued support :)

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1 Marta @ What should I eat for breakfast today December 31, 2013 at 8:49 AM

Big hug to you. Happy New Year!

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2 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 6:58 PM

Thanks Marta! Happy New Year to you too :) xoxo

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3 Denise Browning@From Brazil To You December 31, 2013 at 9:50 AM

These pops are so pretty, Kiran! I just want to grab and devour them…Wishing you a very happy 2014!

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4 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:01 PM

Denise — lol, thank sweetie and hope you have a wonderful 2014!

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5 Dixya @ Food, Pleasure, and Health December 31, 2013 at 11:36 AM

happy new year to you too :) these pops are so chic hopefully I will get to make them soon.
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6 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:06 PM

Dixya — Happy New Year to you too, my dear. These aren’t chic and so easy to make :)

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7 Alice December 31, 2013 at 8:19 PM

Love the idea of a festive pie pop! Your ideas and delicious photography make it an absolute pleasure to visit time & time again! I agree that life needs to take the reigns occasionally and (blogging) goes on the back burner! It’s so healthy to have a mini break!

As for me it’s New Year’s Day and it’ll be about the beach for this last week of holidays! :)
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8 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:07 PM

Alice — thank you and happy new years to you too, my friend!

you’ve always inspired me with your words and work! And for that, I’m sincerely grateful :)

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9 Laura (Tutti Dolci) January 1, 2014 at 2:05 AM

Happy New Year, these pops are too cute!

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10 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:19 PM

Thanks Laura! Happy New Year to you too :)

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11 Angie@Angie's Recipes January 1, 2014 at 7:05 AM

Happy New Year to you and your family!
Beautiful pops!
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12 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:24 PM

Thanks so much, Angie! Happy New Year to you and the family too :)

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13 Deepa@onesmallpot January 1, 2014 at 7:46 AM

No Fair…..I just gave up sugar again and you come up with this divine creation?? Have mercy woman!

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous as always.
Happy New year to you and yours Kiran!
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14 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:25 PM

Deepa — lol! I wasn’t aware ;) Happy New Year to you and yours too!

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15 DaintyMeetsMe January 1, 2014 at 8:03 AM

Happy new year to you dear, the Nutella pie pops looks yummy :)
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16 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:32 PM

Daintymeetsme — thank you so much and Happy 2014 to you too :)

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17 Ashley January 1, 2014 at 10:40 AM

I love these pops! So so cute! And you really can’t go wrong with a nutella filling : ) Happy new year to you and your family!!
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18 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:37 PM

Thanks Ashley!! Hope you and the family are enjoying a very Happy 2014 :)

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19 John@Kitchen Riffs January 1, 2014 at 1:20 PM

Those little pops look wonderful. Glad to see you post again, and Happy New Year!
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20 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:48 PM

John — thank you so much, friend and a very Happy 2014 to you too :)

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21 Sophie33 January 1, 2014 at 2:21 PM

Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm,….What lovely filled pops. I love them too.
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22 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:51 PM

Sophie — thank you :)

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23 Lizzy (Good Things) January 1, 2014 at 3:55 PM

Happy new year to you Kiran xox
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24 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:52 PM

Thanks Lizzy and Happy New Year to you too :) xo

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25 Kelly January 1, 2014 at 4:03 PM

These pie pops look so adorable! Love the nutella filling :) So glad to hear you enjoying your time spent with family and wishing you and all your loved ones a wonderful 2014 – Happy New Year Kiran:)

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26 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:53 PM

Thanks so much, Kelly! Happy 2014 to you and yours :)

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27 Medha January 1, 2014 at 4:11 PM

Oh my my, these pops stole my heart! Gorgeous pictures- pinning it! Wishing you a very happy 2014!
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28 Kiran January 23, 2014 at 7:57 PM

Thanks so much, Medha! Happy 2014 to you and yours :)

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29 Consuelo @ Honey & Figs January 1, 2014 at 4:25 PM

What a sweet post! Thanks to you for writing such a lovely blog and posting such delicious recipes. Also, your pics for these pops are the most gorgeous thing ever, I’m in awe.
I hope you had the most wonderful time with your family and loved ones. And Happy New Year! x
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30 laurasmess January 2, 2014 at 2:15 AM

Aw, so lovely to hear from you Kiran! I love this recipe… the pops look gorgeously golden and delicious, perfect for parties or snacks to delight the nieces and nephew! Hope that you have a beautiful start to the new year. And re writing, you do a brilliant job! I am always inspired and warmed by everything that you create over here. Hugs to you lovely. Thanks for this sweet recipe xx
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31 Rosa January 2, 2014 at 12:35 PM

So pretty and regressive.

Happy New Year and all the very best for 2014!

Cheers,

Rosa

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32 Shashi @ http://runninsrilankan.com January 2, 2014 at 1:48 PM

Happy New Year Kiran!
These pie pops are GORGEOUS! And filled with Nutella they sound delectable!
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33 Alicia@ eco friendly homemaking January 2, 2014 at 1:56 PM

Oh my goodness these pops look amazing!!

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34 Honey What's Cooking January 2, 2014 at 4:48 PM

Enjoy your time off Kiran. HOpe you’re having a great time with family. These look delicious… coconut and chocolate is the ultimate combo! Gorgeous pics too. Happy New Year!
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35 Brandon @ Kitchen Konfidence January 2, 2014 at 6:13 PM

Happy New Year Kiran!! These pops are adorable. Love!
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36 Raymund January 2, 2014 at 9:54 PM

Thats a nice recipe to start this year!

Happy New Year! May you have more success this year on your blog :)
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37 Hannah January 3, 2014 at 12:26 AM

Nutella… pie… POPS?! Looks all kinds of delicious!
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38 Daniela @ FoodrecipesHQ January 3, 2014 at 6:55 AM

Happy New Year Kiran! Wish I could find out how these bites look inside. Guess I’ll have to make the soon :)
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39 Kiersten @ Oh My Veggies January 3, 2014 at 1:53 PM

Happy New Year! Can I have 10 of these? :) Nutella is one of my favorite things!
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40 Kristi @ Inspiration Kitchen January 3, 2014 at 11:04 PM

These look amazing! I love coconut butter and I love nutella – what’s not to love in these little bites of deliciousness? And, I’m with you – the writing is a constant learning experience! Have a Happy New Year!
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41 Mary @ Fit and Fed January 4, 2014 at 6:49 PM

Those look very rich and delicious, I’ll bet the almond meal in the crust gives them some extra good texture and flavor. Our New Year’s Eve menu was simple and delicious– nibblies like olives, hummus, and carrots, Bailey’s, and the traditional glass of champagne!
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42 Monica January 5, 2014 at 7:52 PM

Happy New Year! Hope it’s a happy & healthy one for you, with lots of great eats. These are my kind of pops – sounds delicious and so easy on the eyes. : )
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43 Viviane Bauquet Farre - Food and Style January 6, 2014 at 6:36 PM

These pops are so festive, Kiran! Absolutely delightful.
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44 Gintare @Gourmantine January 7, 2014 at 6:26 AM

Kiran, these pops are simply marvelous. Enjoy the holiday time with your family and happy 2014!

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45 Rachel @ Bakerita January 7, 2014 at 1:38 PM

All of your photos are absolutely stunning, and these pie pops sound so wonderfully delicious! Who could resist the combination of coconut butter and Nutella? Yum! Pinned :)
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46 Gemma @andgeesaid January 7, 2014 at 8:35 PM

Yum Yum yum! These look heavenly! Happy new year!
xxx gemma @ andgeesaid

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47 Kitchen Belleicious January 7, 2014 at 11:11 PM

you are the bomb my friend., who wouldn’t absolutely love this! They are so awesome and so rich and creamy!
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48 Asmita January 8, 2014 at 9:59 AM

Happy New year!
The pops look so pretty and I’m sure are delicious!
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49 easyfoodsmith January 9, 2014 at 11:40 AM

That is such a pretty looking healthy and delicious treat! I am going to surprise my daughter by making these nutella pie pops for her. Thanks for sharing Kiran :-)
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50 easyfoodsmith January 9, 2014 at 11:41 AM

Oops…I forgot to extend my wishes to you for 2014…hugs, love and best wishes…and happy blogging this year too my friend! :-)
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51 Veena January 9, 2014 at 12:23 PM

whoa…the pops & the nutella filling are so adorable…excellent clicks..
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52 Julia | JuliasAlbum.com January 10, 2014 at 1:33 AM

Such cute pops! Love that they are made from whole wheat pastry!
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53 Kumar's Kitchen January 10, 2014 at 3:29 AM

what a delicious way to celebrate new year…pie pops are our weakness…and looking at this just makes us to grab some for a snack now,thanks…HAVE A VERY VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! :-)
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54 Donalyn@The Creekside Cook January 10, 2014 at 9:44 AM

Happy New Year Kiran! These pops look like so much fun – I’m filing this idea away for the very near future!
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55 Shobelyn January 11, 2014 at 10:02 AM

Happy New Year,Kiran. Being English my second language,writing is a struggle for me too.I hope you will continued delivering nice shots and good stories this 2014.

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56 Ansh | Spiceroots January 12, 2014 at 6:27 PM

Cute as a button, these pops are!! Hope you are having a great start to the New year! Stay Blessed!
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57 anushruti January 13, 2014 at 1:18 AM

Looks incredibly cute! Beautiful photographs! Best wishes for a great 2014.
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58 Lail | With A Spin January 14, 2014 at 2:51 AM

Happy New Year, Kiran.

These pie pops are very cute and my daughter would love them. Hoping to make some soon.
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59 jehanne@thecookingdoctor January 14, 2014 at 10:29 AM

Happy New Year to u Kiran! Hope ur enjoying your holidays, and stay a bit longer on this side will ya. Hope to meet u in person one day :-)
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