Coconut Milk Vitamix Recipe | Foodie Friday

Homemade Coconut Milk Vitamix Recipe

I love using coconut milk as a base for my smoothie recipes. So, once I learned how easy it is to make in my Vitamix, I haven’t bought coconut milk from the store since. I love how fresh it is, there are no added preservatives and as an added bonus my kitchen smells glorious while I’m making it.

You will need:

Blender

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Cheese Cloth

1 Cup Measuring Cup

1 Cup of Shredded Coconut

2 Cups of Hot Water

Cute Container to Store Coconut Milk

Coconut Milk Vitamix Recipe

1. Place 1 cup of shredded coconut into blender. Add 1 cup of hot water. Blend for 2-3 minutes.

2. Pour mixture through cheese cloth, into container.

3. Take coconut shavings that are left in the cheese cloth and place back in blender. Add 1 cup of hot water. Blend for 2-3 minutes.

4. Pout mixture through cheese cloth, into container.

Done!

Sometimes I add vanilla to my finished coconut milk to change up the flavor a little. What do you like to add to yours?

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Stay tuned for next week’s Foodie Friday posting for my favorite Green Smoothie recipe, using coconut milk as a base.

By Amanda Turner

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