Coconut Beverage Recipes

Early Riser Coffee

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Early Riser Coffee
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Servings: 2
Preparation Time: 5-10 minutes

Blend all ingredients on high for 2 minutes. Pour and enjoy immediately.

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Peppermint Coco-Mocha

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Peppermint Coco-Mocha
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Servings: 2
Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Using an immersion blender or a countertop blender, blend all ingredients together until frothy. Top with crushed peppermint pieces, if desired.

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Fresh Coconut Milk Cherry Berry Smoothie

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Fresh Coconut Milk Cherry Berry Smoothie
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Servings: 1
Preparation Time: 5 minutes

Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Pour and enjoy.

*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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Coconut Turmeric Citrus Smoothie

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Coconut Turmeric Citrus Smoothie
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Servings: 1
Preparation Time: 10 minutes

  • 1 cup coconut milk*
  • 1 teaspoon chia seeds or hemp seeds
  • 1 teaspoon goji berries or dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup frozen orange concentrate or 1 small peeled orange or tangerine, deseeded
  • 1/4 cup frozen mango or pineapple chunks
  • 1/2 teaspoon organic turmeric powder or one inch piece of turmeric root, peeled
  • 1/4 teaspoon ginger or sliver of peeled fresh ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, optional
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil or Coconut Cream Concentrate
  • 1 tablespoon organic honey or maple syrup
  • 4 ice cubes

Add coconut milk, chia seeds, and dried fruit to blender and let sit for a few minutes while you prepare the other ingredients to allow them to plump up and puree more easily.

Add remaining ingredients to the blender and process until smooth.

Serve and enjoy!

*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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Aronia Berry Smoothie

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Aronia Berry Smoothie
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Servings: 4
Preparation Time: 10 mins

  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds, soaked in ½ cup water for 15 minutes
  • 1 cup ice cubes
  • 1 cup coconut milk*
  • 1 cup plain Greek yogurt, or kefir
  • 1-2 tablespoons raw honey
  • 1-2 tablespoons coconut cream concentrate
  • 1 or 2 frozen bananas
  • 1 cup frozen aronia berries, or blueberries
  • water, as needed
  • scoop of ice cream or dollop whipped cream, optional

Soak chia seeds in water for 15 minutes.

Put all ingredients into blender. Blend until smooth, adding water as necessary.

Top with ice cream or whipped cream, if desired.

*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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Peaches and Cream Dairy Free Smoothie

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Peaches and Cream Dairy Free Smoothie
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Servings: 1
Preparation Time: Under 10 minutes

  • 1 whole peach, large
  • 1 cup coconut milk* or other dairy free milk
  • 1/4 cup frozen fruit of your choice
  • 1 tablespoon coconut cream concentrate
  • 2 tablespoons fresh ground nuts
  • 1 tablespoon dried coconut flakes
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 4 ice cubes

Wash and peel peach, cut into quarters. Place peach and all remaining ingredients into blender and puree until smooth. Enjoy!

*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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For more healthy smoothie recipes, see: The Ultimate Smoothie Book

Dairy Free Banana Walnut Bread Smoothie

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Dairy Free Banana Walnut Bread Smoothie
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Servings: 1
Preparation Time: 5 minutes

  • 1/2 cup ice
  • 1/2 banana
  • 6-10 walnuts
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • dash vanilla extract
  • dash ground nutmeg
  • 8 ounces coconut milk*

In a blender, combine all ingredients and blend until smooth – about a minute. Pour into a glass and serve.

*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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Dairy and Egg Free Orange Julius

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Dairy and Egg Free Orange Julius
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Servings: 4
Preparation Time: 5 minutes

2 cups coconut milk*
1 cup orange juice
2 cups ice
1 tablespoon raw honey
1 teaspoon vanilla

In a blender, combine ingredients and blend until smooth.

*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

Courtney from Columbus, KS won $50 for this recipe and photo! Submit yours here!