Desiccated Coconut Powder

The desiccated coconut Powder is an ideal ingredient for flavoring the taste of various food items as a substitute to raw grated coconut. Owing to the features like nutritional content and rich tastes, desiccated coconut powder is widely used in preparing a different kind of desserts. We provide the Desiccated Coconut Powder in desired quantities as per customer requirements and availed at competitive prices. Our Desiccated Coconut Powder is processed from Organic fresh matured desiccated Coconut and is highly pure, natural and hygienic. This coconut powder is packed in hygienic conditions keeping their natural taste and is available in tamper proof packing.

Mandhra Exports are entitled as manufacturer, exporter and supplier affianced in providing high quality Desiccated Coconut Powder Tamilnadu. Mainly coconut is widely used in varied dishes in various forms to enhance the taste of our dish. Desiccated Coconut Powder is used to making the sweet dishes, ice creams and desserts more delicious. Desiccated Coconut Powder demanded by customers for its taste, nutritional value, unique flavor and purity. It can also be added to hot as well as cold cereals to enhance its taste, Desiccated coconut powder Tamilnadu is processed with dry coconuts and widely used in curries, sweets, cakes and chutneys for its freshness and rich aroma.
Desiccated Coconut powders have low carbohydrate content and are high in food value. This powder is carefully processed under hygienic conditions using advanced technology and fresh and high quality coconuts with the assistance of our highly qualified and experienced staff. This powder is bacteria free, white in color, nutty in flavor and crisp in texture. We offered Desiccated Coconut Powder is free from adulteration, safe to use, hygienically processed and contains no preservatives.
Desiccated coconut powder is to improve a natural taste and has many applications such as Bakery (bread, biscuits and cookies), Confectioneries (chocolates, sweets, and toffee), Ice Cream (yogurts, desserts and puddings), Dry Mix (cake mixes, curry mixes, seasoning mixes), Drinks (cocktails, shakes), Savories (curries, coconut rice). This powder is highly beneficial for your health and holds body tissue together.
Benefits of Desiccated Coconut Powder,
• Strength your bones
• Contains minerals
• For healthy brain
• Good to treat with iron deficiency
• No cholesterol
• Rich in dietary fiber
• Delicious taste

The Desiccated matured coconuts are dehusked and deshelled using automated machinery. High fat desiccated coconut is our speciality. We export high-quality Desiccated Coconut Powder of fine grade, naturally sweet, has a nutty flavor and a crisp texture. This product is bacteria free and pure white in colour.

  • Moisure – Range 1.4% to 1.7%

Desiccated Coconuts are graded by its cutting size. Desiccated coconut powder is categorized into three types based on the particle size and are as follows:

  •  Fine – If size of particle is between 1.40mm and 1.00 mm
  •  Medium- If size of particle is between 1.70 mm and 1.40 mm
  •  Coarse – If size of particle is more than 1.70 mm

Benefits:

  • The fiber in the desiccated coconut control your blood cholesterol levels, and a diet rich in fiber fights type-2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
  • Desiccated coconut can strengthen your connective tissues that include your skin, bones, teeth and ligaments tissues.
  • Desiccated coconut can make your brain healthier and fat found in desiccated coconut also prevent neurological disorders
  • Dried coconut also contain high nutrition such as Vitamin C, E, B.

Specifications

Parameters Value
Oil content 60 – 65% Minimum
Fat Content 63% – 65% Minimum
Fatty Acid Free 0.3%max
Moisture 3.% max
Color White (Special of Product )
Salmonella Negative
E. Coli Negative

Manufacturing Process

The manufacturing of coconut powder is simple and well-established process. Natural matured quality coconuts with husk are stored for about a month to facilitate absorption of water and coconut kernels are separated from shell walls. After de-husking, their shells are removed and its brown skin is removed by scrapping it off. The de-shelled coconuts are broken into pieces, hot water blanching is Carried out and disintegrated in powder form. Desiccated Coconut is grated and is then dried (1% moisture content max) in tray drier at about 80-90°C and to ensure uniform drying this powder is stirred occasionally. On cooling, it is passed through vibratory screen with different mesh sizes to segregate the powder according to mesh size. Finally, it is packed in moisture and oil-proof polythene-lined plywood boxes. But on average 12-13 kgs of coconut powder is obtained by processing 100 coconuts. The desiccated coconut powder manufactured by Mandhra exports is pure white in colour.

Application

It finds extensive use in confectioneries, puddings and many other food preparations as a substitute to raw grated coconut. It is mostly used in Hotel industry, Food industry, Catering and Asian Cuisine, Bakery product manufacture and, Confectionery and Chocolate industry.

Test Report

S.No Test Parameters Units of Measurement Results Method of Testing
1 Total Fat 9/100g 70.55 AOAC 948.22
2 Protein (N*6.25) g/100g 8.43 AOAC 950.48
3 Carbohydrate (by difference) g/100g 17.4 Food energy methods of Analysis and conversion factor(FAO)
4 Energy (by Calculation) kcal/100g 739 Food energy methods of Analysis and conversion factor(FAO)
5 Total Sugar as Sucrose g/100g 6.21 AOAC 975.14
6 Total Dietary Fibre g/100g 10.50 AOAC 985.29
7 Sodium mg/kg 91.32 BVCPSCH/INS/SOP-053 by ICP-OES
8 Saturated Fat % 67.54 AOAC 996.01 by GC FID
9 Mono Unsaturated Fat % 3.02 AOAC 996.01 by GC FID
10 Poly Unsaturated Fat % BLQ (LOQ:0.1) AOAC 996.01 by GC FID
11 Trans Fatty Acid % BLQ (LOQ:0.1) AOAC 996.01 by GC FID