Food a couple of years ago Share Tweet Pin Share Chief Kap Te’o-Tafiti shows how to husk a coconut… with his teeth! “No need a can opener”. Also if any teeth or injuries occur in the process of you attempting to husk a coconut like this. We are not to blame! Fun Fact : Samoans traditionally husk a coconut by firmly thrusting it onto the sharpened end of a stout stick.