Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 13

Thread: There's a new coconut milk in town

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Crowley TX
    Posts
    303

    There's a new coconut milk in town

    Shop Now
    And it 's cheap, good and has only two ingredients: coconut and water. I found it at Wal-Mart for $1.48 a can. It tastes great, thick and creamy.


    And it's called "Golden Star" Coconut Milk.
    Last edited by Dave RN; 12-09-2011 at 09:17 PM.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Denver, CO
    Posts
    139
    What's the brand? Is it actually white, instead of gray-ish?

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Crowley TX
    Posts
    303
    Very white. "Golden Star".

    It's the best I've ever had. just found this: The Wilderness Childe: Foodie Find: GoldenStar Coconut Milk

    Foun dit on Amazon for $3.63 a can!!! Super cheap at Wally World though.

  4. #4
    Golden Star, right? I just discovered this stuff myself. It is good—higher in both fat and saturated fat than just about every other brand, dead simple ingredients list, tasty, and inexpensive. I don't know how they do it, considering how all the other coconut milks I've seen have jumped in price lately. I plan to see how it is poured over a bowl of mixed berries this weekend.

    ETA: Dave RN, you answered my question while I was still composing my post. Thanks! I snooze, I lose.
    Last edited by Boff's [widget]; 12-09-2011 at 09:26 PM.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Seabrook, NH
    Posts
    1,308
    My local Wal-Marts carry no coconut milk at all.
    Wheat is the new tobacco. Spread the word.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    652
    Up until our last trip to Walmart - we do the Walmart/Costco thing about every three months - Golden Star was $1.28 a can! Last time they'd bumped it the 20, crap. Still a great buy though. Our little local grocery has Thai Kitchen brand with some creepy additives for almost $3 a can, later for that. I probably use three cans in an average week and that savings covers my gas for the long trip to the city every few months.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    242
    Thai kitchen just has Guar Gum, if I remember. Which is not an issue according to Mark. I can usually get 'em for under $2.00 at Food Lion.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    280
    What about PBAs in the cans? I avoid Thai kitchen for that reason also. I have Native Forest right now and it has guar. Also have some Trader Joes which I bought since it has no guar but is sadly "light". I figured I could add a bit of CO easier than remove the guar gum, heheh. I really hate going to Walmart. I do for car oil, so next time I am in there will check.

    After hearing Mat Lalonde at AHS I am no longer convinced that all legume products are deadly anti nutrients. I would take guar bean gum over PBA any day. I guess the old hippie chick anti additive mentality still lives on in me.
    Last edited by Snauzoo; 12-10-2011 at 11:42 AM.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Ithaca, NY
    Posts
    128
    I recently found that stuff too! It's so good! I did wonder about the BPA thing though...but I'm pretending I don't know about it right now

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    tn
    Posts
    9,572
    Shop Now
    this is the brand i get too, i like it much better than thai kitchen. it's just very creamy and 'good'
    beautiful
    yeah you are

    Baby if you time travel back far enough you can avoid that work because the dust won't be there. You're too pretty to be working that hard.
    lol

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •