“Lead Pipes”


Serves 4

Vegetable oil, for greasing
250 grams (2 cups) unbleached all-purpose flour
93 grams (1 cup) shredded coconut
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup light brown sugar
2 tablespoons raisins
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
125 ml (1/2 cup) melted vegan butter or coconut butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon almond extract
1 teaspoon orange zest
2 teaspoons almond milk or as needed to bring dough together


Preheat oven to 177 degrees C (350 degrees F). Lightly grease and flour and 20 x 20 cm (8×8 inch) pan and set aside.

Combine all ingredients together, using as much milk as needed to form a stiff dough.

Knead for five minutes until bowl is fairly clean and dough is smooth and not sticky.

Divide dough into four equal pieces and form into logs. Place in the baking pan.

Bake for 25 minutes until golden brown. Cool and serve.