Frugal Village Forums banner
coconut
1-20 of 35 Results
  1. Homesteading and gardening
    10 May 2012 Coconut Coir 10 May 2012 Coconut Coir Purchased coconut coir from Home Depot for $7.95 per brick. My use is in the garden for selected plants, and to use in my home potting soil mix. I find the modern Sphagnum peat moss to be almost a powder and useless for my purposes. One coconut...
  2. Homesteading and gardening
    3 May 2012 Coconut coir (Beats Peat Brand) 3 May 2012 Coconut coir (Beats Peat Brand) This is the fibre from the hulls of coconuts which are abundant in many parts of the world. It is a totally renewable resource. It is used as a replacement for peat moss. Coconut Noir has as pH of 7 (neutral)...
  3. Question and Answer
    I have access to about a dozen bags of coconut. I'll be using some for an Easter treat, but wondered if I can freeze the rest without making it clump or dry out?
  4. Question and Answer
    Does anyone know the difference between the two--besides price? I make this Luscious Coconut Bread with macadamias and a ton of coconut. I add 1 c. of coconut milk to make it more luscious but a can of coconut milk is expensive--like 3 bucks. Recently I was in Big Lots and also the salvage...
  5. Homesteading and gardening
    8 September 2009 Peat moss and Coconut fiber comparison. 8 September 2009 Peat moss and Coconut fibre comparison. When using peat moss, usually the product is added to the medium straight from the bag. Experience has indicated that it does not mix well when water is added. There will be many...
  6. Question and Answer
    Finally decided to try the SO Delicious Coconut Milk. It is pretty good and I will probably purchase it again. I purchased the sweetened vanilla version and was wondering if anyone has tried the unsweetened version. I think it is this brand that is comes unsweetened. Am trying to watch how...
  7. Kitchen Basics
    I have a bag of sweetened coconut to use up. Any suggestions that are 1. NOT a dessert (DH is diabetic now) and 2. do not involve shrimp (DH is allergic). I'd like to use up the bag, and I'm searching for vegetable or meat dishes where a little coconut can be used up without adding too much...
  8. Pies and tarts
    Impossible Coconut Pie Recipe DescriptionEasy-peasy, & delish! No crust.. Preparation Steps:9" pie pan sprayed preheat oven 350* I used Aldi's baking mix. Level of Difficulty:Easy Time Needed:Bake 50-55 min Ingredients:1c coconut 3/4c sugar 1/2c Bisquick 1/4c...
  9. Kitchen Basics
    So, I purchased some coconut oil... and I read somewhere it needs to be refrigerated. i don't remember where, but so I put it in the fridge. when I went to use it, it was rock hard! is it shelf stable once opened, or do I need to go get an ice pick? :)
  10. Drugstore & Grocery Store Deals/Product Reviews
    Nutiva Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, 15-Ounce Tubs (Pack of 2) for $13.54. I'm anxious to try it. Does anyone here do Amazon autoship?
  11. General Chat
    Any one ever do this?.... I had a pack of crunchy coconut cookies (i dont remember the brand) and half a pack of oreos. I put them into a rubbermaid container to keep them fresh. I hadn't opened the container in a week and when I did open it, all i smelled was coconut. To my surprise my oreos...
  12. Breads and muffins
    Hawaiian Bread Recipe DescriptionA recipe for bread machine Hawaiian style bread with banana, pineapple, and coconut. This bread, from makes a 1 1/2 lb. loaf Preparation Steps:I use the dough setting and shape and bake the bread in the oven at 350 for 30 minutes or until done...
  13. Baking Breads
    I use the dough setting and shape and bake the bread in the oven at 350 for 30 minutes or until done. A recipe for bread machine Hawaiian style bread with banana, pineapple, and coconut. This bread, from makes a 1 1/2 lb. loaf Ingredients: * 1/2 cup canned pineapple chunks (chopped and...
  14. Kitchen Basics
    Got Blueberry Dessert Recipe? I recently came across about 2 qts of (not frozen) blueberries. One can only make blueberry muffins or blueberry pancakes so often. I also have some dry, flaked coconut. Does anyone know of any creative dessert recipe suggestions? with - OR without - the coconut...
  15. Question and Answer
    I recently came across about 2 qts of (not frozen) blueberries. One can only make blueberry muffins or blueberry pancakes so often. I also have some dry, flaked coconut. Any creative recipe suggestions people? with - OR without - the coconut .... is fine, I just haven't come up with a use for...
  16. Blog
    I recently came across about 2 qts of (not frozen) blueberries. One can only make blueberry muffins or blueberry pancakes so often. I also have some dry, flaked coconut. Any creative recipe suggestions people? with - OR without - the coconut .... is fine, I just haven't come up with a use for...
  17. Kitchen Clones
    Rainforest Cafe Caribou Coconut Chicken with Honey Mustard Sauce Ingredients 1 1/2 lbs. boneless skinless Chicken Breast 2 tsp Salt 2 tsp Sugar 2 C Flaked Coconut 1 C Corn Starch 1/4 C Flour 2 Eggs (beaten) 1/4 C Water Deep fryer or deep skillet Vegetable Oil (for deep frying) Directions...
  18. Kitchen Clones
    Red Lobster Parrot Bay Coconut Shrimp Ingredients 1/2 lb. Large Shrimp (butterfly the shrimp) 1 C Sweetened Coconut Flakes 1 C Plain Bread Crumbs 1/4 C. Corn Starch (mix with coconut and bread crumbs) 1/2 C Pina Colada Mix 3 Tbs Captain Morgan Spiced Rum 1 Tbs Powder Sugar 1/2 C Corn Starch...
  19. Kitchen Clones
    Bakers Square Old Fashioned Coconut Cream Pie Ingredients 3 cups half-and-half 2 eggs 3/4 cup white sugar 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup flaked coconut, toasted 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 (9 inch) pie shell, baked 1 cup frozen whipped topping, thawed Directions In a...
  20. Kitchen Clones
    Marie Callender's Chocolate Bottom Coconut Cream Pie Ingredients: 1 Pastry for a 1-crust pie, home-made or refrigerated ready-to-use 2/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup heavy cream, divided 2/3 cup sugar 1/2 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 cups milk, divided 3 large egg yolks 1 bag (7 oz...
1-20 of 35 Results
Top