Why Coconut Oil?

  • So why are we so crazy about coconut oil? Sure, there's plenty of cooking oil options these days —
    olive oil, corn oil, soybean oil and many others —
    but we think virgin coconut oil is the best for its flavor, its health benefits, and about a million other reasons. Here you'll find the latest ways we see coconut oil changing the world.

Feeling Patriotic & Hungry

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It’s time for some red, white & blue!  We’re getting excited for Independence Day, some grilling, and some sweets.  What better way to celebrate than with making a red, white, and blue shortcake the whole family is sure to love!  I made a vegan, gluten-free strawberry, and blueberry shortcake that will be perfect to have at any cookout.Vegan, Gluten-Free ShortcakesIngredients1 c. Brown Rice Flour1/2 c. Tapioca Starch1/4 c. Potato Starch1 tsp. xathan gum1 tbsp + 1/4 tsp. baking powder1/2 tsp. salt4 – 5 tbsp. Kelapo coconut oil3/4 c. + 2 tbsp. coconut milk with coconut cream removed1 tsp. agave nectar1/2 tsp. […]

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Let’s Go Coconutty

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It’s National Coconut Day and we’re going Coconutty.  We’re cooking up oh-so-delicious coconut recipes to carry you throughout the entire day starting with some sweet Coconutty Coffee followed by indulging Coconut Waffles & Mango and ending with some Spicy Kale and Coconut Fried Rice.  Lets Go Coconutty.Coconutty CoffeeIngredients1 cup coffee1 ½ tsp Kelapo Coconut Oil½ Coconut MilkDash of cinnamonInstructionsMake a regular cup of coffee. Blend the coconut oil & milk and add to the coffee.  Top off with a dash of cinnamon and enjoyCoconut Waffles with MangoIngredients1 cup of flour2 tablespoons of sugar1 teaspoon of baking powder½ teaspoon of baking […]

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Giving Dad the Love!

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With Father’s Day right around the corner, I thought it would be a great idea to share some creative ideas that can be done at home for DIY gifts and some delicious recipes. For those you wanting to take a more all-natural route with gifts and a healthier way to cook, these tips are perfect! In the recipes and DIY projects, I’ll be using coconut oil as my main ingredient. When using coconut oil in cooking in baking, you’ll reap the benefits of the medium chain triglycerides that are found in this healthy fat, along with added flavor. With any recipe, you simply […]

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