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Coconut Water

The Truth About Coconut Water

Elle Penner | Posted 07.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Elle Penner

Back when coconut water became a thing, marketers positioned it as a hydration powerhouse, claiming its natural sugar and electrolytes will hydrate better than water. While the nutrient composition of coconut water does resemble a lighter, more natural version of a sports drink, it may not deserve all of the hydration hype after all.

Ode to a Coconut

Tristan Welch | Posted 11.05.2014 | Taste
Tristan Welch

Mustique is lush with coconut trees and I quickly discovered that the coconut is an integral part of island life. I find it endlessly inspiring because nearly every part can be used to add complexity and a spectacular tropical flavor to any dish.

Here's Why 'Maple Water' Isn't The New Anything

The Huffington Post | Abigail Wise | Posted 07.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Before it's boiled down to the sweet stickiness coating your pancakes, a decidedly thinner, less sugary progenitor of the syrup flows through maple tr...

Mozambique's Coconut Graveyards

Crystal Wells | Posted 09.16.2014 | Impact
Crystal Wells

Mozambique was once one of the largest coconut producers in the world. Today, reports estimate that as much as half of the country's coconut trees have been destroyed, making it impossible to sustain the same level of production.

EatinAsian Chronicles: Young Coconuts

Kimlai Yingling | Posted 07.27.2014 | Home
Kimlai Yingling

The flesh of a young coconut is soft and chewy with a mild flavor plus you can usually get up to a cup and a half of delicious coconut water out of each fruit.

If Coconut Water Is the New Kale, Count Me In

Christine Chen | Posted 07.14.2014 | Hawaii
Christine Chen

I'm coming to grips with the fact that I must budget for this relatively new obsession of mine, but I don't mind. Feeling energetic, not taking sick days, glowing from the inside out... it's all priceless.

Coconut Water Sales Are Out Of Control

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.05.2014 | Taste

The growth in just 10 years is astounding.

We Found Out Why Beyoncé's Been Drinking Watermelon

Posted 03.05.2014 | Taste

I've been drinking ... watermelon.

Is Maple Water Going To Be The Next Coconut Water?

Posted 02.20.2014 | Taste

Oh Canada!

Blackcurrant Cocktail With Coconut Water And Burnt Lemon Peel

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 02.13.2014 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Here's a refreshing, colorful and absolutely mouthwatering concoction...

When Your Favorite Flavor Gets Trendy, Sometimes You Don't Want to Share It

Anneli Rufus | Posted 04.06.2014 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

At the Winter Fancy Food Show two weeks ago, coconut was the major flavor du jour -- from coconut cheese to coconut sake to coconut chips to coconut-c...

Lesser Known Symptoms Of Dehydration, From Joel Harper (VIDEO)

Posted 01.23.2014 | MarloThomas

What are some lesser known symptoms of dehydration? Celebrity fitness trainer Joel Harper had some surprising facts to share with us. According t...

Coconut Water Is Disgusting

Tony Posnanski | Posted 02.25.2014 | Comedy
Tony Posnanski

It did not taste like a coconut. It tasted like someone took salt, dirt and gross and mixed it with water.

Huffington Issue 60: Destressing At Work, Bearable Coconut Waters And Much More

Posted 07.29.2013 | Healthy Living

This week in Huffington, we spotlight companies that see stress as an expensive threat to the balance sheet, and are in turn using yoga and meditation...

Kim Bhasin

The Beverage That's Beating Coke

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 06.13.2013 | Business

Michael Kirban caused ripples in the beverage industry when he helped spearhead the rise of coconut water in the U.S. Now that the drink has drawn the...

Taste Test: The Best And (Mostly) Worst Coconut Waters

Posted 07.26.2013 | Taste

We're at a loss when it comes to figuring out why people like this stuff.

Coconut: Nose to Tail

Daniel Klein | Posted 06.16.2013 | Taste
Daniel Klein

In Sri Lanka, the coconut is, in a sense, a source of life.

Coconuts and Nuts: Are They the 'Superfoods' Some Crack Them Up to Be?

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 04.24.2013 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Forget the fruit smoothie and energy bar; today's fashionably health conscious leave the gym with a bottle of coconut water in one hand and a fistful of raw walnuts in the other. But are they the superfoods that some have them cracked up to be?

Mighty Spice vs. BarChick -- Round 2

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 01.19.2013 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

I have teamed up with the awesome BarChick ladies to bring you a definitive A-Z guide of eating and drinking in the capital - Mighty Spice vs. BarChick. I do the food, and they do the booze. Enjoy.

Taste Test: Best Coconut Water

Food & Wine | Posted 10.22.2012 | Taste
Food & Wine

F&W sampled the most familiar products, and while nothing replaces the pure flavor of a freshly tapped coconut, one brand comes close with a price to match.

The Truth About Coconut Water And Coconut Milk, From Joy Bauer (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Lately, everyone seems to be talking about the health benefits of coconut water and coconut milk. Are they both really healthy? Health and nutrition e...

Pure Refreshment: The Greenest Convenience Drinks

Sierra | Posted 08.19.2012 | Home
Sierra

You're on the road and parched, your Hydro Flask is empty, and the gas station's drinking fountain looks like a urinal. Good news: You can douse your thirst -- and your guilt -- with these eco-suggestions from our panel of beverage experts.

Coconut Water: Even If You Don't Drink It, Cook With It

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

At this point, if not full-fledged converts, most people have at least heard of coconut water. Within the past few years, coconut water has gone from ...

Can Coconut Water Replace Sports Drinks?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 02.09.2012 | Healthy Living

As we become more wary of artificially flavored and sweetened beverages, it's, well, only natural to start seeking out more natural alternatives. And ...

How to Have a Healthy Holiday Season

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 12.26.2011 | Home
Jordana Zizmor

"You should always eat before because you never know what's going to be served. You should try to avoid sauces because they usually have cream and butter. You should also avoid doughy items like pretzels."