Initially Posted: 04/05/2019
Coconut Waters Reviewed by ConsumerLab.com

Coconut waters compared in this review:

6410_large_BigTree-CoconutWater-Large-2019.jpg

Big Tree Farms Coco Hydro Instant Coconut Water

6409_large_Naked-CoconutWater-Large-2019.jpg

Naked Pure Coconut Water

6416_large_TasteNirvana-CoconutWater-Large-2019.jpg

Taste Nirvana Premium Coconut Water

6412_large_TraderJoes-CoconutWater-Large-2019.jpg

Trader Joe's Coconut Water

6414_large_VitaCoco-CoconutWater-Large-2019.jpg

Vita Coco Coconut Water - Organic

6415_large_Zico-CoconutWater-Large-2019.jpg

Zico Natural Pure Premium Coconut Water

Find coconut water that's best for you. Isn't your health worth it?

See The Review Now

Join now at www.consumerlab.com/join/

What is coconut water? It's the natural juice in green coconuts -- and it's now being bottled and sold as a natural alternative to sports drinks due its electrolytes. But does it really deliver? That depends on the brand, according to our tests.

Our tests revealed that one coconut water product inaccurately listed the amount of sugar it provided. In addition, sugar levels ranged across the products by 64%, sodium by 460%, magnesium by 870%, and the amount of potassium in a cup of each ranged from 285 mg to 490 mg. We also found that you could spend from 72 cents to as much as $1.98 for a cup of coconut water.

Among the products that passed all of our tests, we selected a Top Pick based on quality, nutrition, taste, and cost.

You must be a member to get the full test results, along with ConsumerLab's recommendations. You'll get results for six products selected by ConsumerLab. In this comprehensive review, you'll discover:
  • Which coconut waters passed or failed our tests
  • ConsumerLab's Top Pick for the best coconut water
  • The evidence for or against coconut water for rehydration, muscle cramps and restless legs syndrome, and kidney stones
  • How coconut waters, including those in powder form, compare in nutrients, added ingredients, and taste
  • Cautions, potential side effects, and drug interactions with coconut water

Join to unlock the full report and get full access to over 1,300 reviews

See The Review Now

Join now at www.consumerlab.com/join/