Whipped coconut cream in a wood bowl with a towel next to it.

Whipped Coconut Cream

Thick, fluffy, and creamy whipped coconut cream is just as good as dairy and goes with almost every dessert you can think of pairing it with.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American, Vegan
Keyword coconut cream, vegan, whipped cream
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 6 Servings
Calories 150 kcal
Author Linda Meyer


  • 16 oz full-fat coconut milk chilled (see note)
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • Finely ground sugar to taste see note


  1. In a chilled (see note) mixing bowl, put the solid (do not use the liquid) coconut milk in the mixing bowl and beat with the whisk attachment on a high speed for approximately 4 to 5 minutes, or until it starts to thicken and begins to turn into whipped cream.
  2. Turn the mixer off and scrape the sides, then add the 1 tsp pure vanilla extract and sugar to taste.
  3. Beat on a high speed until the cream is thick and fluffy.

Recipe Notes




Nutrition Facts
Whipped Coconut Cream
Amount Per Serving
Calories 150 Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 16g 25%
Saturated Fat 14g 70%
Sodium 9mg 0%
Potassium 166mg 5%
Total Carbohydrates 2g 1%
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin C 0.9%
Calcium 1.4%
Iron 13.9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.