How to open a mature coconut?
How on earth do you open a mature coconut without making a lot of mess and without smashing, or slicing or even removing a digit or two.
It is actually much easier than you would think and in this article I am going to show you a mess free simple way to crack open your coconut.
Seriously, this method is so easy that, once you have practised it a couple of times, you’ll be cracking coconut after coconut and showing off your skills to your friends.
All you will need is a cork screw a dinner knife and a glass to collect the water.
You could use a pointed screwdriver if you have no corkscrew but be very careful punching the holes.
Before we go on to the video I’d like to show you a video that highlights how not to open a coconut.
Ha Ha Ha Can you believe the guy karate chopping coconuts resting on an iron girder. Man he must have smashed every bone in his hand.
So we have witnessed how not to do it. Lets try the easy safe way to open a mature coconut now !
So, without further ado, here goes. Hope you enjoy!
There you go, how easy was that ?
Don’t smash at the coconut just gentle taps around the circumference and eventually it will spit in two equal halves.
Tools available to purchase
There are various tools you can buy too such as this one shown
which has a punch at the end and is easier to hold,but if you are on a budget just use my method.
I apologise for this article being so short but it really is a subject better shown to you.
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Happy Coconut Cracking