Lek Coconut

12348276_1726819567549027_533958339_nThis is a small roadside stall on the Sankampaeng Road, selling coconuts.

A guy skillfully removes all the outer layers of the coconut, leaving the flesh and the coconut milk. Costs are between 40 baht (A$ 1.55) and 50 baht (A$1.95), depending on the size of the coconut. Each purchase is stamped on a loyalty card. After 10 purchases you are eligible for a free coconut.

The coconut milk is drunk with a straw, after which the flesh is eaten.

 

 

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Starting Peeling

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Various Stages of the Process

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The Finished Product Yum!

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The Final Product

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