Yupik’s Toasted Medium Coconut is coarsely flaked and sweetened coconut flesh without the addition of oil or fat. Floral and nutty in flavor, toasted coconut is also dry and crunchy in texture; ideal for baking or cooking applications. Buy toasted coconut by 500g, kilo, or case to keep your cupboard well-stocked with this pantry must-have!
HEALTH BENEFITS: The 411 on coconuts!
Not only are coconuts tropical and delicious, they’re also incredibly nutritious! Here are some of the facts:
- Low in carbohydrates
- A source of fiber and protein
- Coconuts contain antiviral, antifungal, antibacterial, and antiparasitic properties
CULINARY TWIST: From cookies to cheese!
Use toasted coconut in baked goods to incorporate texture, flavor, and aroma! Toasted coconut can be added to cereal, oatmeal, granola/trail mix, cookies, bars, muffins, and more! For a savory twist, use your sweet coconut to coat goat cheese logs/bites, or sprinkled over baked brie for an impressive appetizer at your next dinner party! Add chopped nuts and dried fruits to add depth of flavor and color to your cheese platter!
ABOUT COCONUTS: Did you know?
Coconuts aren’t only fueling the health of our bodies, but they’re also promoting the health of our planet! Coconut trees produce oil in viable quantities, which can be added to or used as a substitute for petroleum diesel.
HOW TO STORE COCONUT: Preserve freshness!
Store in a cool, dry place for up to 12 months. To avoid clumping, do not pack coconut tightly into a container.