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Coconut

Ode to a Coconut

Tristan Welch | Posted 09.05.2014 | 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.

5 Big Benefits Of Coconut Oil

Elle Penner | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Elle Penner

If it's not in your kitchen cabinet already, consider adding coconut oil to your collection.

How to Make Homemade Coconut Milk

Food52 | Posted 08.08.2014 | Taste
Food52

It's always more fun to DIY. Every week on Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of gre...

Mozambique's Coconut Graveyards

Crystal Wells | Posted 07.17.2014 | 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.

5 Surprisingly Delicious Uses For Coconut Oil

Posted 07.11.2014 | OWN

This healthy fat can transform popcorn, garlic bread and even fried chicken, as these creative recipes from Sasha Seymour's new book Coconut Every Day...

Banana-Coconut Bread from Scratch (and Damn Quick!)

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.12.2014 | Food
Maria Rodale

A few days later, I still had some old bananas lying around and was craving some coconut. It was a Sunday spring morning, and before I headed out to clean my garage, I made this with no fuss and no muss.

You Need To Try This 4-Ingredient Vegan, Dairy-Free Dessert

Erin Zaikis | Posted 08.11.2014 | Taste
Erin Zaikis

It's an ideal summer treat, loved by kids, cheap, healthy, and insanely easy to make.

Girl Scout Goodness: How To Make Samoa Donuts

Food Fanatic | Posted 07.02.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

These donuts were born of my late-night mind wanderings.

Is Coconut Oil Really All It's Cracked Up To Be?

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 04.24.2014 | Healthy Living

Welcome to Ask Healthy Living -- in which you submit your most burning health questions and we do our best to ask the experts and get back to you. Hav...

How To Make Dairy-Free, Vegan Coconut Ice Cream

Food52 | Posted 05.27.2014 | Taste
Food52

This'll change the way you think about vegan ice cream forever.

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...

Eat Fat for a Healthier and Slimmer You: Weight Loss Tip for 2014

Tania Hayek Mercer | Posted 03.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Tania Hayek Mercer

In this day and age, where processed and convenience food is the go-to for many busy people and families, critical nutrition is being kicked to the curb. One of these nutrients, a macronutrient, is fat.

How To Crack And Use A Whole Coconut

Food52 | Posted 03.24.2014 | Taste
Food52

Get out your hammer -- it's time to crack open some coconuts.

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.

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Bars

Laura Kumin | Posted 02.09.2014 | Taste
Laura Kumin

The ingredients that adorn the top -- dark chocolate, coconut, and pecans -- provide satisfying zip as you bite into a serving.

The New Psychiatry: Forget Everything You Think You Know About Mental Health

Kelly Brogan, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelly Brogan, M.D.

Most patients who come to me for treatment of depression and anxiety do so because they want answers.  They want to know WHY they are struggling. The closest they will be offered by their prescribing psychiatrist or primary care doc is some reductionist hand waving about serotonin imbalances. 

Where Did All The Coconuts Go?

Posted 11.14.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Anna Norris: Are coconut fans ruining a good thing? With the rising popularity of coconut-based health and beauty prod...

Optimism: An Underdog's Best Friend

Vincent Kitirattragarn | Posted 12.29.2013 | Small Business
Vincent Kitirattragarn

A few years ago nobody knew what a coconut chip is. Many still don't. Educating people is one of the biggest challenges when introducing something unprecedented in the market. Weeks before we launched, Trader Joe's released their own private label coconut chip.

It's National Dessert Day!

Zester Daily | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Zester Daily

5 perfect recipes to make right now.

Q&A With the King of Coconuts

Dan Garblik and Lalit Kalani | Posted 08.07.2013 | Taste
Dan Garblik and Lalit Kalani

One of the most important lessons for a brand new food company is to make friends with other entrepreneurs in the industry. We at Bandar Foods have been trying to make friends with a number of people, and were fortunate to meet Vincent Kitirattragarn, the founder of Dang Coconut Chips.

I Scream, You Scream: Summer Flavor Round Up

Clara Schuhmacher | Posted 07.03.2013 | Taste
Clara Schuhmacher

There's nothing quite as delicious as freshly churned homemade ice cream.

Visit to Sacred Halawa Valley on Molokai

Sandra Thomas | Posted 06.25.2013 | Travel
Sandra Thomas

The tropical island had been previously described to me as an example of "old Hawaii," but those words hardly do Molokai justice. During my visit, the tiny island seemed alive with Hawaiian ancestors, legends and spirits of days long past.

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.