How do you break a coconut in one go?
How to break a coconut evenly? The hammer method: Again, this method is done after draining the fruit water first. Place the drained coconut on a cloth to prevent it from rolling and then lightly hammer the center of the shell, turning the fruit as you go. This way it will break in half quite easily, though not always evenly.
How do you open a raw coconut?
Remove the coconut and set aside until it is cold enough to touch. Then wrap the coconut with a kitchen cloth; holding it with one hand, touching it with the back of a cook’s knife or knife, or striking it with a hammer, several times in the same place before opening it. Read also : How do you open a coconut without husk?. Separate the coconut meat from the shell with a spoon.
Why doesn’t my coconut open? Heating the coconut in the oven helps to soften it enough so that you can just hit it against a hard surface to open it. If you don’t have access to an oven, a simple mallet or hammer can help open the coconut.