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Raw Coconut Truffles

Raw Coconut Truffles

There’s cuckoo for coconut–then there’s jumping up and down, hollering, maybe even some happy dancing when the insides (shredded, as oil, doesn’t really matter) of those tropical balls of bliss show up on your dish. Ready to reach a new level o ...
Low-Cal Piña Colada Smoothie for Summer

Low-Cal Piña Colada Smoothie for Summer

Stuck at work while everyone else is at the beach? Drift away from the clacking keyboard and nagging phone with a few sips of this lusciously smooth and chilly tropical smoothie. Coconut extract (a concentrated liquid similar to vanilla extract used ...
Mini Vegan Carrot-Coconut Muffins

Mini Vegan Carrot-Coconut Muffins

Think the secret to moist muffins is oodles of oil, eggs and milk? Think again. Melt-in-your-mouth texture is made without a drop of dairy or other animal-derived ingredients in these adorably plump, nutrient-packed little morsels. Freshly grated car ...
Coconut-Mocha Iced Coffee

Coconut-Mocha Iced Coffee

Your local coffee shop is in for some competition. Their clever beverages may be crave-worthy, but chances are those irresistible flavors are created with chemical ingredients. Give the baristas a break and stir up your own creamy, chocolaty iced con ...
Double Chocolate-Coconut Cupcakes

Double Chocolate-Coconut Cupcakes

Double the chocolate means double the pleasure. These delightfully delicious cupcakes are the dessert you can’t resist – and, thankfully, you don’t have to. Though the basic bake-shop treat is loaded with butter, you’ll use coconut oil, coconut sugar ...
Coconut-Topped Tropical Fruit Salad

Coconut-Topped Tropical Fruit Salad

Cakes, cookies and cobblers are all fine desserts, but for something a little lighter that’s just as sweet (and more nutritious), throw together a simple fruit salad. This refreshing mix is made with mango, papaya, and the surprise addition of avocad ...
Vegan Coconut Milk Whipped Cream

Vegan Coconut Milk Whipped Cream

A summer without sandals, bottoms without a matching top and a dessert without whipped cream…it just isn’t right. If you’re left with no shoes and no shirt, no problem! You can at least be sure your strawberries never go topless with this dairy-free ...