Now I know if you Google it there are lots of ways to get the coconut meat out of the coconut but this is what worked best for me and I didn’t feel like someone was going to lose a hand or finger in the process.


First you have to decided if you want to keep the coconut water from the inside. If you do take a hammer and nail. Hammer in the nail into one of the 3 eyes at the top of the coconut. Then pull the nail out and drain out the coconut water. Then take a large heavy knife and using the back of the knife you pound it on the coconut.


After a few hits you will start to see a crack form in the coconut.


Keep hitting the coconut along the crack until it cracks in half.


Once you have your coconut cracked in…

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