Low Carb Friends  
Netrition.com - Tools - Reviews - Faces - Recipes - Home


Go Back   Low Carb Friends > Recipes and Menus > Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions
Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-01-2013, 03:43 PM   #1
Blabbermouth!!!
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Cali
Posts: 6,183
Gallery: faithgirl
coconut cream questions

What do you do with coconut cream? And once the container is open, how long will it be good? Can it be frozen if not using the whole thing?
faithgirl is offline   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old 04-02-2013, 03:49 AM   #2
Very Gabby LCF Member!!!
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Sonoma County, CA
Posts: 3,208
Gallery: watcher513
I believe it's like coconut oil and doesn't need to be refrigerated. You should look at your brand's web site for the shelf life in the FAQ section. Nutiva's coconut manna shelf life is 1 year, which I just looked up.
watcher513 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 04:33 AM   #3
Senior LCF Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 893
Gallery: Ann Lytle
I mostly use it when making Ouizoids English Muffins, which I use for my toast, bread and hamburger buns. It has to be refrigerated after opening and I put it in small containers in the freezer as it does spoil after awhile..................... Ann
Ann Lytle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 04:58 AM   #4
Very Gabby LCF Member!!!
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Sonoma County, CA
Posts: 3,208
Gallery: watcher513
Which brand do you use Ann? In my web search I found some brands said to refrigerate and others said not to.
watcher513 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 07:18 AM   #5
Very Gabby LCF Member!!!
 
tulipsandroses's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 4,111
Gallery: tulipsandroses
Stats: 206/160/150
WOE: Atkins
Start Date: March 2010
Coconut cream should be refrigerated. It will go bad if its not refrigerated. Unless you are talking about the hard cream that is sometimes called butter or concentrate. The terms can be confusing. Liquid coconut cream/milk should be refrigerated. You can also freeze it if you are not going to use all of it. When I was young, my family made coconut milk or cream from scratch, any unused portions were frozen for later use.

Last edited by tulipsandroses; 04-02-2013 at 07:21 AM..
tulipsandroses is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2013, 08:27 AM   #6
Very Gabby LCF Member!!!
 
buttoni's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 4,281
Gallery: buttoni
Stats: 196/170/150
WOE: Atkins Start 4/09
Start Date: 4/21/09 Height 5'5", Age 64
As with most food items, "Refrigerate after opening". Keeps for quite a long time in the fridge opened, however.
buttoni is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2013, 04:29 AM   #7
Senior LCF Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 893
Gallery: Ann Lytle
Terry, I have Roland brand. They had a good deal at Big Lots and I stocked up. I just got out a can and it doesn't say refrigerate after opening, but I always have. It didn't occur to me not to. Since it does go bad in the fridge after awhile, I'm sure it would do so quicker if not refrigerated............................. Ann
Ann Lytle is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:51 AM.


Copyright ©1999-2014 Friends Forums LLC. All rights reserved. - Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
LowCarbFriends® is a registered mark of Friends Forums, LLC.