As well as licking it straight off the spoon (it’s the new peanut butter FYI), dollop some coconut oil into your favourite dishes for an instant taste sensation. Don’t believe us? Feast your eyes on these gorgeous coconut oil recipes from these fabulous bloggers…
1. SNIGGER BARS
Gooey caramel and crunchy nuts mixed with coconut oil and all wrapped up in a chocolatey blanket? We’re practically dribbling over our keyboards looking at these fake Snickers bars
2. COCONUT PUMPKIN BREAD
A hit of spice, a splash of sweetness, then add butter when it’s warm for a melt in the mouth snack. Just try not to gnaw your way through the entire loaf of this coconut pumpkin bread
in one sitting.
3. CAULIFLOWER RICE WITH CUMIN AND COCONUT
is almost as trendy as coconut oil right now so why not team the foodie zeitgeist together. Who needs pilau?
4. THREE INGREDIENT COCONUT OIL BISCUITS
This easy recipe for coconut oil biscuits
is for times when your cupboards are bare but you demand a treat. For a naughtier version, slather on jam and cream and serve for an alternative afternoon tea.
5. COCONUT CARROT CAKE
Quite possibly two of our favourite things – coconut…and carrot cake. This coconut carrot cake recipe
is a genius adaptation of the classic. Even the frosting is made from coconut oil. Drool.
6. STIR FRIED AVOCADO WITH CHICKPEAS AND CASHEWS ON TOAST
Avocado on toast
is your classic brunch staple. Mix in some chickpeas, cashews, carrots and coconut oil and you’ve just made it into a meal.
7. CHOCOLATE COVERED COCONUT BARS
8. PEANUT BUTTER CHILI POPCORN
There’s no topping we won’t try on popcorn – three cheese, white chocolate, or this beauty cooked with coconut oil – peanut butter and chilli popcorn
. It’ll give your mouth a warm, fuzzy feeling.
9. BAKED SWEET POTATO CHIPS
Mashed, fried, baked…oh sweet potato let us count the ways we love thee. Especially this way, roasted into crunchy sweet potato crisps
10. WHOLEMEAL SPELT PRETZELS WITH DARK CHOCOLATE AND COCONUT DIPPING SAUCE
11. BRUSSELS SPROUT AND PARSNIP CURRY
12. SWEET CHAI BANANA BREAD CUPCAKES
Fruit in cake always makes us feel less guilty about filling our faces. Factor in the ‘miniature’ size of these sweet chai banana bread muffins
and you can totally justify two.