Coconut cream

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Coconut cream is the thick, extrarich layer that rises to the top of coconut milk, which is sold in cans in well-stocked grocery stores and Asian markets.

To obtain coconut cream:
Remove the top from an unshaken can of coconut milk and scrape off the thick, semisolid layer of cream, or pour the milk into a glass container and let the cream rise to the top. For coconut milk, shake the contents of the can before opening.For other coconut products, see coconut, coconut extract, and coconut milk.