Coconut Milk Recipes

These coconut curries, drinks, sauces, and soup recipes are all about the coconut milk, complete with ratings, reviews, and cooking tips.

Staff Picks

Coconut Banango Smoothie

Rating: 4.75 stars
A tropical smoothie created for my daughter's school project about Florida's natural resources.

Coconut Lime Rice

Rating: 4.55 stars
I was bored one night and thought that coconut lime rice sounded good, so I made my own recipe. I was very much surprised! This wonderful rice will make your toes curl! Toss the cooked rice with diced mango and chopped cilantro.

Coconut Milk Flan

Rating: 4.06 stars
Use coconut milk for a tropical twist on classic flan.

The Best Thai Coconut Soup

Rating: 4.62 stars
Authentic, bold, and delicious Thai flavors make this soup irresistible! This is the best Thai coconut soup I've had. You won't be disappointed with this one! Serve over steamed rice.

Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars
Indian food is one of my favorites, so when my friend made this slow cooker version for my family we were head over heels! I don't think I've had a Butter Chicken that I've liked more. It's wonderful to put into the slow cooker in the morning and come home to the warm Indian spice smell....LOVE IT! Serve with basmati rice and warm naan bread.

Thai Sweet Sticky Rice With Mango (Khao Neeo Mamuang)

Rating: 4.51 stars
This wonderful and authentic-tasting Thai dessert is as good, if not better, than any sweet sticky rice with Mango available in Thai restaurants.

Asian Coconut Rice

Rating: 4.37 stars
I tried so many different ways to duplicate my favorite restaurant's coconut rice after they went out of business. This one is perfect! Garnish with toasted coconut and chopped cilantro if you like.

Frank's Favorite Slow-Cooker Thai Chicken

Rating: 4 stars
Chicken thighs get delish with a family-pleasing, super-easy crock pot recipe. Only one step, start in the morning, ready when you get home. Just add your favorite rice.

Vegan Sweet Potato Chickpea Curry

Rating: 4.75 stars
Yummy vegan curry dish. Serve with basmati rice and naan bread.

Vegan Banana Muffins

Rating: 4.79 stars
You can't tell at all that these muffins don't have any dairy or eggs. They are moist and yummy. My kids and husband polish them off as soon as they are out of the oven!

Super Moist Pumpkin Bread

Rating: 4.58 stars
This is an incredible bread. Its moistness comes from the addition of an unusual ingredient: coconut milk! Originally submitted to

Inspiration and Ideas

Indian Shrimp Curry

Rating: 4.49 stars

This is a subtle yet richly flavored curry that complements shrimp perfectly. A very authentic taste, and a very easy meal to prepare when you are in a hurry. Make sure you pop the shrimp tails off before adding to skillet. Serve with rice.