6 Health Benefits from Coconut Flour

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Published on March 13, 2014

Author: Scullivan

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6 Health Benefits from Coconut Flour

How Coconut Flour is made • Coconut oil and milk are extracted • The leftover coconut meat is ground into a fine powder • It can be baked to remove remaining moisture

Coconut Flour is good for you • Good for those doing paleo diets • Higher amount of nutrients than wheat flour • Plus it’s tasty!

#1. High in fiber • 37% dietary fiber • Coconut flour has double the amount of fiber in wheat flour • Fiber helps with: – Heart and cholesterol health – Vitamin absorption – Immune system – Detoxifying the digestive system

2. Low Carb Count • 21% carbohydrates • Lower than regular wheat flour • Better for trying to lose weight

3. High protein • 17% protein • More protein than any other kind of flour • Builds muscle • Aids in weight loss

4. Increases recipe yield • Only replace 20% of a regular recipe’s flour with coconut flour. • Add an equal amount of liquids. • Look for recipes that specifically call for organic coconut flour.

5. gluten-free friendly • Can be used in GF recipes • High fiber content is helpful to gluten intolerant people • Healthier alternative to wheat flour

6. Less sugar necessary • Naturally sweeter than regular flour • Less sugar is needed with coconut flour • Recipes you are adjusting can use smaller amounts of sugar • Adjustment will probably already be made to recipes with organic coconut flour

Find organic coconut flour near you • You can buy coconut flour at most health food stores or natural food markets. • You can also buy it online through companies like Better Body Foods. • You can also find products like organic coconut oil and agave nectar.

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