- 1 cup chopped fresh coconut*
- 1 cup hot water
- Place coconut and hot water in blender container. Cover and blend on high
speed until coconut is finely chopped.
- Strain through several layers of cheesecloth.
- Cover and refrigerate no longer than 48 hours.
* To open coconut, puncture eyes of coconut with ice pick; drain liquid. Bake
coconut at 375 degrees F for 12 to 15 minutes. Remove from oven. Tap shell with
hammer to open. Cut meat out of shell. Pare brown skin from coconut meat.