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Coconut water-- sweet, refreshing, and oh so perfect on a summer afternoon! A powerhouse of nutrients, this all-natural thirst quencher isn't only delicious on its own. Shake it up for a night on the town, cool it down for your next patio party or even add a splash to your pudding for something a bit unusual!
Take a look at our list of the best coconut water recipes we could find! Some might seem a tad...nutty... but we think you should give 'em a try!
Coconut Water Iced Coffee
Ditch the sugar in your next iced coffee, because coconut water is here to liven up your caffeine! Naturally sweet, and filled with electrolytes, this drink will wake you up and give you a burst of energy coffee can't do on its own! Get the recipe for this thirst-quenching iced coffee.
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Flourless Chocolate Cake
No, we are not lying. You can make flourless chocolate cake with coconut water!! While this recipe recommends a chocolate flavoured coconut water, you can easily substitute with the natural variety by adding a dash of cocoa to the water before mixing! What are you waiting for? Try it out!
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Coconut Water & Fruit Ice Lollies
These cool treats are packed with vitamins and deliciousness! Just slice up your favourite fruit, though we recommend something tropical, and freeze them with coconut water in ice lolly molds! Add an extra dash of fruit juice if you like them a tad sweeter! Get the recipe for these juicy devils here.
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Coconut Rice Pudding
Another warm coconut water treat, this rice pudding is subtly coconutty and oh so comforting. Sprinkled with coconut shavings, mango, and fresh raspberries adds a touch of complexity. Yum! Stop drooling and start cooking!
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Skinny Coconut Margarita
This bad boy features coconut water AND coconut milk. Double the deliciousness. Serve these magical margaritas at your next get together, and your guests will be pleased as punch. And, hey, they say coconut water is a killer hangover cure, so seems like the perfect mixer. Get the recipe here.
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Coconut Water Sherbet
Yes, you can make sherbet with coconut water! What could be better on a hot summer afternoon? This recipes also features both coconut water and milk, so coconut fans can get twice as happy with this recipe.
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