Video: How to open a coconut
The coconut is a versatile ingredient that is gaining popularity in Western cooking for its nutritional benefits and delicious flavour. In this video, Ray starts out with a whole coconut and shows us how to get inside it to collect the fresh coconut water and its sweet flesh. Once you've learnt how to scoop out the coconut flesh, grate it into a curry or dessert or simply enjoy it as is. The process requires a bit of strength and patience, but the freshness and flavour it delivers, makes it worth the effort.
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