Red Lobster Pina Colada Dipping Sauce

1 cup piña colada mix (preferably Major Peters)
5 tablespoons water
2 tablespoons drained crushed pineapple
4 teaspoons sweetened flaked coconut
3 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon confectioners’ sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons cornstarch

Mix together pina colada mix, water, crushed pineapple, coconut, and powdered sugar in a sauce pan. Heat on medium-low temperature until sauce begins to simmer, stirring frequently. Let mixture simmer slowly 10-12 minutes. Mix cornstarch and cold water together; add to sauce and blend well. Let mixture simmer for 3-5 minutes longer while stirring during and after adding cornstarch. Remove from heat and bring to room temperature. Sauce is served at room temperature with Parrot Bay Rum Shrimp.