As delicious as it is nutritious, SHILOH FARMS Organic Shredded Coconut imparts a distinctive, pleasantly sweet flavor to baked goods, granolas, cereals, or whereever else it is used. A particularly good source of fiber, zinc, and iron, coconut is often referred to as a "functional food" due to the many health benefits it provides.
Coconut trees can live for up to 70 years, each producing thousands of coconuts throughout its lifespan. The fruit harvested from these trees provides a nutritious source of coconut meat, juice, milk, and oil that has fed and nourished populations around the world for generations. A dietary staple in many cultures around the world, nearly 1/3 of the world's population depends on coconut to some degree for their food.
1. Coconut is a perfect counterpart to any number of fruits; it blends particularly well with apricots, bananas, pineapples, and oranges.
2. Widely used in Asian cuisine, coconut provides a unique, and unexpected, flavor profile to chicken, shellfish, rice, and legumes.
3. Coconut is a longtime favorite in cookies, cakes, breads, and other baked goods.
4. For added taste and texture, add coconut to trail mixes, granola, cereals, or fruit salad.
Certified Organic by Pennsylvania Certified Organic (www.paorganic.org)
Contains no sugar or propylene glycol (an agent to retain moisture)
Packaged on equipment that also handles wheat, soy, and tree nuts.
Country of Origin: Sri Lanka
Ingredients: Organic Unsulphured, Unsweetened, Medium Shredded Coconut
Posted by Judy on 24th Jul 2013
This coconut toasts beautifully and tops our nightly desserts...YUM!
Posted by Karen on 7th Aug 2012
Great for snacking. It also workz great in my strawberry marzipan cookies.
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