coconut oil


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coconut oil

n.
A pale yellow to colorless oil or a white semisolid fat obtained from the flesh of the coconut, widely used in food products and in the production of cosmetics and soaps.

coconut oil

n
(Elements & Compounds) the fatty oil obtained from the meat of the coconut and used for making soap, cosmetics, etc

co′conut oil`


n.
a white semisolid fat or nearly colorless fatty oil extracted from coconut meat, used in foods, soaps, cosmetics, etc.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coconut oil - oil from coconuts
vegetable oil, oil - any of a group of liquid edible fats that are obtained from plants
cocoanut, coconut - large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
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This move is greatly shifting the industrialization of Virgin Coconut Oil into a more carbon-neutral, future friendly and sustainable industry where villages are able to work together as a community to create these products.
Coconut oil is an essential ingredient she had already embraced in her kitchen so she knows how to work with it and adapt it in a variety of applications.
BREAKFAST PANCAKES WITH BACON AND AVOCADO (Serves 6) INGREDIENTS: 1tbsp The Groovy Food Company amber and mild agave nectar 150g self-raising flour 1/2tsp cream of tartar 2 large, free-range eggs, separated 125ml natural yoghurt 16 rashers streaky bacon 2 avocadoes, sliced 2-3tbsp The Groovy Food Company rich and dark agave nectar Organic cooking spray with virgin coconut oil METHOD 1.
COCONUT MINCEMEAT STREUSEL BAKE (Serves 6-8) INGREDIENTS: For the mincemeat: 150g raisins; 150g sultanas; 100g currants; 100g dried cranberries ; 100g chopped mixed peel; 1 large cooking apple, peeled and grated; 100g coconut oil; 25g dessicated coconut; 125ml amber and mild agave nectar; 1tsp ground mixed spice; grated zest of 1 lemon; 100ml dark rum For the topping: 75g coconut oil; 75g self-raising flour; 40g semolina; 2tbsp dark agave nectar For the pastry: 200g plain flour, 125g chilled coconut oil, cut into cubes; 2tsp amber and mild agave nectar; 1-2tbsp cold water METHOD: 1.
GINGER AND COCONUT PUDDINGS (Serves 8) NGREDIENTS: 1tsp icing sugar mixed with a pinch of ground ginger 6 pieces stem ginger, plus 3tbsp of the syrup 75g organic virgin coconut oil, melted 200ml warm water 1 inch of fresh ginger, grated 1/2tsp ground ginger 1/2tsp allspice 175g self-raising flour 1/2tsp baking powder 3/4tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 eggs 100g The Groovy Food Company rich and dark agave nectar METHOD: 1 | .
Also, natural healthcare advocates swear by the results of oil pulling, which involves swishing a spoonful of coconut oil in your mouth for 20 minutes each day to improve oral hygiene, whiten teeth, or even to treat skin issues such as acne, psoriasis and eczema
But he said his administration funded a project being spearheaded by an expert from Bicol State University that will harness not only coconut oil but also other coconut products to expand the farmers income.
When it comes into contact with coconut oil, they naturally adhere to each other," explains nutritionist Alex Thompson.
THE RAW BEAUTY ENJOY coconut in its purest form (other than straight out of the shell), with Neal's Yard Remedies' Organic Virgin Coconut Oil, PS9 (nealsyardremedies.
According to Chicago-based market research firm IRI, sales of Carrington Farms and BetterBody Foods cooking and salad oils, both purveyors of various types of coconut oil, were up an impressive 487% and 218% in dollar share respectively in the 52 weeks ended January 25.