Learn How To Make Virgin Coconut Oil At Home

You’ll probably be seeing a lot of simple tutorials that you can do at home from now on. We need to find different ways to be frugal and this is definitely one of them.

Have you ever tried to make coconut oil by yourself at home? I know I have. Once. The quantity I got discouraged me from the entire process. But now, I might have to revisit it because recession. Things aren’t cheap anymore.

Today, Flo Madubike of AllNigerianRecipes will be showing us how to make some Virgin Unadulterated Coconut Oil.

Read what she had to say and watch the video afterwards.


To make 500g (18oz.) of Virgin Coconut Oil, you will need:

  • 3 medium mature coconuts
  • Blunt object eg a hammer for breaking the coconuts
  • Blender/Grater
  • Knife
  • Lukewarm to warm water
  • Sieve with a fine mesh
  • Chiffon/Cheesecloth
  • Plastic bowls
  • A refrigerator


Tip – Any blender with at least 500W power can grind coconut meats. A mature coconut is dry and the skin that is exposed after breaking the outer shell is dark brown. The coconut meat and the water are very sweet.



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