coconut water


Definition of coconut water

: the clear liquid within a young, fresh coconut

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Beverage categories like coconut water, which lack the requisite bubbles, are suddenly out of favor. Aaron Back, WSJ, "The Year of Fancy Water and Kombucha," 31 Dec. 2018 Laura Harrier sipped coconut water in waist-length box braids, surrounded by fruity friends. Akili King, Vogue, "The Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Selena Gomez, SZA, and More," 24 Mar. 2019 The company’s brands include Dasani bottled water, Minute Maid juices, Powerade sports drinks, Honest Tea and Zico coconut water. Aisha Al-muslim, WSJ, "Coca-Cola Expects Sales Growth to Slow in 2019," 14 Feb. 2019 Water is okay, but juices or coconut water are best. Samantha Leal, Marie Claire, "How to Drink and Not Get Hungover," 4 Mar. 2016 Its craft-style breweries in Oregon, California and New York have served as incubators for new, boozy versions of coconut water, matcha tea and agua fresca, a Mexican fruit-juice drink. Jennifer Maloney, WSJ, "As Americans Drink Less Alcohol, Booze Makers Look Beyond the Barrel," 17 Jan. 2019 Senior Blue Curaçao 11⁄2 oz. pineapple juice 11⁄2 oz. Coco Lopez 11⁄2 oz. coconut water11⁄2 cups ice Grated nutmeg and pineapple wedge for garnish Directions: Add first 6 ingredients to a blender and blend on high until smooth. Priya Krishna, Marie Claire, "6 Boozy Frozen Drinks You Can Make at Home," 24 May 2017 Perfumania also has the DL on the fragrance notes: top notes of red berries, plum, and peach; mid notes of hibiscus flower, violet, tuberose, and coconut water; and base notes of vanilla, patchouli, amber, and musk. Leah Prinzivalli, Allure, "Rihanna Just Dropped Reb'l Fleur Love Always, a Remix of Her Very First Fragrance," 29 Aug. 2018 With 45 calories and 6 g of sugar for 8 oz, coconut water is a better option. Abigail Cuffey, Woman's Day, "Coconut Water 411," 20 Dec. 2011

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First Known Use of coconut water

1769, in the meaning defined above

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