Coconut is a universal symbol representing the different tropical regions around the world. While most people think of it as a nut, it's a fruit and has a variety of uses worldwide. From the wood of the palm, the hard outside shell of the fruit, and the white fleshy inside, the coconut is an incredibly versatile plant. In this recipe, we share one of our favorite ways to incorporate the white flesh into a sweet snack with you. Coconut Drops are a popular Trini treat that you can find in most bakeries that tends to be an impulse buy from the moment they catch your eye. We take the sweet meat from the coconut and mix it with local spices, brown sugar, and raisins to make a delightful pastry snack. These coconut drops are so easy to make you will surely make time to whip up a batch when the craving strikes.