Whether it's freshly grated coconut or coconut milk, this tropical ingredient can add a distinct flavour to a range of sweet and savoury dishes.
Mob's Best Coconut-Packed Recipes
Spiced Coconut Kedgeree
This quick kedgeree dish using ready-cooked Tilda Coconut Rice is a delight. Cooked up with smoky fish spiced with fresh kaffir lime leaves and cumin seeds.
Coconut Chilli Aubergines
An absolute monster of a vegan dish. Make sure you add a bit more yoghurt over the top for that extra fresh hit.
Creamy Coconut Pesto Pasta
The twang of the sundried tomatoes works perfectly with the creamy, coconutty pesto. A lovely little vegan pasta number.
Coconut, Spinach & Tomato Dal
Once you master dahl, it will become a regular. This one is creamy and coconutty, topped with a runny egg and chilli oil. Mandatory fresh coriander to finish.
Coconut Cauliflower Traybake Curry
All the flavours of a korma have been condensed into one beautiful tray. Getting a nice roast on the cauliflower is key here. Get on it MOB.
Vegan Coconut Stir Fry
Steamy, coconutty rice with delicious charred veggies. Freshened with lime juice. A lovely little dish.
Coconut Crusted Paneer Bites
Crystelle Pereira has given the baking a break for a minute and created us these delicious coconut-crusted paneer bites. So moreish, you'll love them.
Peanut & Coconut Fried Rice
The fish sauce and the lime are key here - the tanginess cutting through the rich peanutty rice. Top with freshly chopped spring onions. Cheap + delicious.
Pineapple and Coconut Cream Crêpes
This is a pineapple twist on my peaches and cream crêpes. These crêpes will take you straight to the beach, holding an ice-cold pina colada. Seema x
Mango, Passionfruit and Coconut Porridge
A simple, delicious breakfast with a tropical twist.
Coconutty Potato and Chickpea Soup
This creamy broth is the perfect thing to warm your cockles. Fragrant with lemongrass and chilli, then finished with the most beautiful sizzling ginger oil.
No-Churn Coconutty Mango Sorbet
It is ridiculously hot. Cool yourself down with this easy 4-ingredient sorbet that takes minutes to make. If tropical vibes are your thing, you’ll love this!
Egg, Crispy Chilli and Coconut Porridge
A very delicious savoury porridge made with Rude Health Coconut Drink. Topped with crispy spring onions, crispy chilli oil and a fried egg.
Sweet Potato, Coconut and Harissa Soup
This soup is similar to one I used to eat in the Seychelles. Gently spiced, warming and super fragrant. Jordon x
Scotch Bonnet Coconut and Crispy Tofu Noodles
Rich, creamy and a little bit spicy. Let the scotch bonnet do all the work in this simple noodle soup.
Sticky Coconut Rice Pudding with Mango and Lime
Inspired by the iconic Thai sticky rice dessert, I’ve hidden lime-infused mangos underneath the rice. Topped with a crème brûlée-esque burnt sugar for *theatre*
Coconut "Chicken" Noodle Soup
This warming noodle soup takes only 30 mins to make is packed with veg and flavour. A perfect meal for going into autumn.
Herby Curried Chickpeas With Curry Leaf Tarka
Here, herbs and spices reign supreme, making this a really easy, high reward recipe. We're talking herby chickpeas topped with a curry leaf tarka. Tuck in.
Sweet Potato, Chickpea and Coconut Curry
Riaz Phillips cooked us up a hearty dinner packed with veg and warming spices. An ideal mid-week dinner.