Category Archives: Coconut Milk Recipes

Coconut Dessert Ideas for You: A Great Compilation

Coconut Dessert Ideas:  A Compilation from Pinterest

By Jan Ashby      jan_ashby

Hi.  If you are “coconutty” like me, you can appreciate this compilation of individual coconut desserts.

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How to Make Coconut Milk: Versatile and Healthy

Coconut Water vs. Coconut Milk

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Coconut milk and coconut water are not the same.  While Coconut water is very healthy for you, it is mainly the milk that is used in thai recipes, curry recipes, and in baking.  Coconut oil is also used for baking, and is versatile enough to be used in sauteing, too.

Further into this post, I give the instructions for producing your own coconut water or milk.  Stay tuned for that.

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Peanut Lime Salad Dressing

Peanut Lime Dressing

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This is a tasty dressing that can keep for up to 1 week in the fridge. You can use it on many salads, or on cold noodles.

Makes 1 cup

2 tbsp tightly packed cilantro
2 tbsp natural peanut butter
2 tbsp + 2 tsp lime juice
1 tbsp + 1/2 tsp tamari
1 tbsp rice vinegar
1 tbsp peeled and chopped ginger
2 tsp coconut milk
1 1/2 tsp organic sugar
3/4 tsp sesame oil
3/4 tsp sambal oelek
1/2 cup sunflower oil
3 cloves garlic, minced (about 1 T)

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20 Recipes for Brunch: Make ’em Your Own !

Brunch is the time to R-E-L-A-X and unwind.  As a cook/hostess, it also provides you a unique opportunity to wow your friends.

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You get to TRY out something new – i.e., a recipe that is unconventional which may not fit with breakfast, lunch or dinner (the usual meal pattern).

I am going to suggest #6 and #13 to you “coconut lovers” .  Many of the other recipes are outstanding & healthy too (some of them) – such as the one that uses bananas & crm cheese (plus melted coconut oil) to create a sumptuous Banana Bread !

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Coconut Bread & Butter Pudding: Coconut Milk recipes

Exotic Desserts from Glasgow:   Coconut Bread & Butter Pudding

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Hey, how are you doing today? Let’s get right to it..

Everyone loves dessert, right??  The question is “do you like to try new things?”   Or “do you like things that are exotic” ..

If you do, you might want to try #15 – a delightful coconut bread & butter pudding ..

I’m a nut  for coconut ..which is WHY I’ve located this Coconut dessert recipe that is “light & fluffy”.

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