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Coconut Water Drinks Recipe – Sunshine in a Glass

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Sunshine Juice

Sometimes it’s the simple things in life that bring us great joy. My new favorite recipe for a coconut water drink is a perfect example of how something so simple can be so good!

I call it Sunshine Juice and it really brightens my mornings. It is perfect for a Sunday brunch gathering or anytime of day you need a refreshing elixir to wake up your taste buds!

Coconut Water Drink Recipe – Sunshine Juice

2 cups of young coconut water from the juice of 2 young Thai coconuts
1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice (at least 4 oranges)
1 cup freshly juiced pineapple juice (at least 1 half a pineapple)

Makes 32 ounces of Sunshine Juice.

Safely open your Thai young coconuts and pour the young coconut water into a carafe. Peel the oranges and remove the skin of the pineapple and juice them in a juicer until you get one cup of juice each. I like to use my Omega Vrt350 or a centrifugal ejection style juicer such as the Omega 4000 to juice the pineapple and oranges. Pour the orange and pineapple juice into the carafe with the coconut water. Enjoy!

* If you do not have pineapple juice just add two cups of orange juice instead of one. Still tastes great but the pineapple juice takes it over the top!

Do you have any other coconut water drinks recipes? Please share in the comments section below:

♥,
C

11 comments

1 Raw.la - Raw Food in The News and Around The Web { 03.07.12 at 10:15 pm }

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2 Tj { 03.11.12 at 5:51 pm }

i would throw some ginger in this for a little twang……delizch

3 Cecilia { 03.13.12 at 8:05 pm }

ginger twang  ~ I like it!

4 Chalgry { 04.18.12 at 1:31 am }

you should not drink fruit juice it is pure fructose without the fiber.The fruit should be consumed whole as in wholefoods
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBnniua6-oM

5 2bodybalance { 04.18.12 at 7:03 am }

I’ve lived my life with and without juices. Most definitely with juices makes a huge, amazing difference in how I feel and perform physically. There’s just no comparison.

6 Carol { 04.18.12 at 8:55 am }

Sounds yummy. I buy coconut water by the case from my co op (haven’t tried fresh yet) and will definitely give this a try.

7 Diamond8699 { 04.18.12 at 11:56 pm }

My mouth is watering as I think about this sunshine juice

8 NatureBeth { 05.09.12 at 5:08 pm }

Love it!

9 Walt { 05.12.12 at 3:09 pm }

Sounds like a raw mimosa. Yum! Have you tried the Coconut Buddy to get the meat out of the young thai coconut? 

10 Shumi { 09.02.12 at 7:59 pm }

Coconut Kiss

Coconut water from one young Thai coconut
1 cup rice milk (or other milk of choice)
1 tsp approx Vanilla and 1 tbs honey (or to taste)
Ice

Add to high speed blender on crush ice function for 30 secs or untill ice is crushed

11 Cecilia { 11.21.12 at 10:03 am }

Thanks for sharing, sounds delicious!

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