Coconut Milk Questions
I just started using coconut milk instead of half-and-half in my coffee. I find that, even if I shake the cans vigorously, the cream separates out and stays separated. Refrigerating it after opening isn't helping. I'm half tempted to track down a... (more)
I'm trying again to quit coffee because I have issues even with decaf. I find hot coconut beverages serve as a satisfying substitute. The one I drink is composed of hot water, coconut milk and curry powder. Does anyone have suggestions for... (more)
Try adding unsweetened cocoa powder...whatever amount that you can tolerate the bitterness of. Also try adding a little cayenne powder. A small amount will give a hint of flavor, and a little more makes a nice spicy cocoa drink.
I see lots of recipes calling for coconut milk (Marks Daily Apple, Everyday Paleo cookbook, etc...). They never specify if it is the canned stuff or the one I can find in the refrigerated alternatives to cows milk section? When I make shakes which... (more)
I'm not a fan of drinking coconut milk, so any recipe's? It says I have to use it within 10 days. http://www.traderjoes.com/fearless-flyer/article.asp?article_id=198 UPDATE: I made some ground beef curry. This stuff isn't real coconut milk... (more)
I've never used the carton coconut milk, so am unsure of the fat content comparison to tinned, but would think that you could use it quite easily. Off the top of my head: Curried veggies: saute onion garlic, turmeric, curry, ginger, coriander in... (more)
I never can seem to consume a can of coconut milk in the 2-3 days it says it should be consumed (on the can). It's not that I don't want to - but because I'm trying to lean out I have a feeling a coconut milk smoothie wouldn't be the best after... (more)
I am starting the Whole30 tomorrow with a friend and but I cant seem to find any information on caffeine during the program. Is coffee ok together with organic coconut milk? What about green tea?
This is my first attempt at making homemade coconut milk yogurt. The big caution in all the recipes I've found is to not overheat it. What happens if it does get too hot. Will it just kill the bacteria, or will it make me sick to eat it once... (more)
That's it really. I drink a lot of coconut cream and I now fart a lot. I never used to fart a lot, but I do since I upped my coconut cream intake. Do you think that the two are related? Cheers Edit - The coconut cream is Ayam brand and... (more)
Hey guys, so I've been looking in local shops and the only coconut milk in my local supermarket (tesco, haven't tried asda though a new one opened up near to me now) is "amoy" in tins (I wonder if there is BPA in the lining of the tins, and it... (more)
Hi all, I've been taking a probiotic and was really missing yogurt (I went off dairy to see if it helps with my skin and digestion problems, and miss full fat Fage :( ). I've looked several sites up and it seems just simply emptying 1-2 probiotic... (more)
I drink a can of coconutmil kevery day. I think it is an easy way to get my calories as well as it tastes very good. But I often feel a little sick after eating it. Should I still eat it and ignore the sick feeling afterwards?, maybe my stomack... (more)
I want to cut back on my coconut milk consumption. I use about 1-1 1/2 cans a day (smoothie, curry). What non-dairy alternatives do you use that would work well in my smoothie and curries?
Lately I've been using about 1-1 1/2 cans of coconut milk a day (in smoothie, making curry, etc). It's nice to have on my whole30. Is that a lot? How much do you guys use a day?
I Keep reading from paleo sites about the wonder of Coconut Milk. I have coconut oil that I use to cook with interchanging between it and Ghee. I recently found Coconut Milk, it was not easy to find. (downtown Toronto, Canada) However the two... (more)
My biggest complaint about using coconut milk as a coffee creamer / general dairy replacement is the fact that it comes in such small quantities! And it's really annoying to have an open can in the fridge which basically solidifies between each... (more)
Is there anything to be done about lumpy coconut milk besides vigorous shaking, pre-opening? I'm pretty robust, and I think I shake the cans pretty dang hard, but sometimes miss a few lumps here and there. I tried the blender with some water,... (more)
I was just perusing the Healthy Skeptic - and read this article: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=%2Fc%2Fa%2F2011%2F03%2F29%2FMNSL1IIVQM.DTL Is Bisphenol A that big of a worry - and am I getting so much of it from the can of coconut... (more)
I was wondering about ketosis and high fat/low carb diets and taking that to the extreme, what would happen if a person took in very low carbs and very low protein. Like, drank normal calories worth of coconut milk for 2 days? 3 days? 1 week? 2... (more)
What would be better to drink: raw grass-fed cow's milk or coconut milk? Nutrition-wise, I'm guessing cow's milk would be better for you, but if you're sensitive to that, then I'd guess coconut milk would be better, but not as nutritious?
Why is TJs brand of cocnut milk bad? I know it is a light version --is that the reason why it is not liked? TJs brand is the only one I can find in my area that is 1) cheap $99/can 2) does not have any additives at all. All the brands FULL fat... (more)
Could I be drinking too much coconut milk-- I drink it through the day in various drinks (coffee and tea etc..). I prob go thru at least 1/2 can a day -- is that too much? I USE TO drink So Delicious Coconut Milk unsweetened--what do you guys... (more)
I don't think I could actually down quite that much straight coconut oil, much as I like it. Is it possible to use Artisana coconut butter or coconut milk or even avocado to replace some of the coconut oil or would the small amounts of carbs and... (more)
I'm trying to determine the source of a couple of mornings of extra time in the bathroom (feel free to read between the lines). My food has been my usual mostly Paleo diet, which usually includes a few frozen berries with a few spoonfuls of... (more)
10 days is the shelf life after opening a can of full fat coconut milk. I usually mark the container of the date I opened it and toss any unused milk after 10 days.