Awesome New Rawfood Recipes added!!
Summer came early with this little treat. For St.Patty’s day I made an avocado key lime “cheesecake” with an almond crust. Its completely raw/vegan/gluten-free, but not taste free! This baby is tangy and creamy, crunchy and not-too-sweet.
If you want to take veggie noodles to the next level, you may come into contact with kelp noodles. This recipe for Creamy Kelp Noodles is a variation on my all-time favourite recipe for raw vegan pad thai. Instead of using an assortment of veggies, I opted for some sliced chard and cucumber.
To celebrate this amazing beautiful awesome wonderful day, I made a sweet and refreshingly light drink that offers a healthy version of OJ.
Amy from Fragrant Vanilla Cake says "It turned out delicious, and to make it even more so, I topped it off with a bit of pistachio crumble for crunch. It was lots of green, but that is what I need right now as I dream about spring!"
This raw pasta is perfect for lunch, a light dinner, or anytime you crave a fresh, satisfying meal without having to spend a lot of time in the kitchen. Enjoy!
This refreshing pineapple gazpacho is perfect for a spring awakening, full of bold sweet and spicy flavours.The most important thing here is to have a very sweet and ripe pineapple and your gazpacho will be delicious. Take care not to overdo on jalapeno.
Check out this combination of beets, carrots and blood oranges with greens in a sweet orange vinaigrette. The color combination is lovely, but the sweetness of the salad is delicious and so light. Very healthy and tasty! Thanks to Amy Lyons of Fragrant Vanilla Cake!
Everyone loves mangos, doesn't they? Mangos are delicious and refreshing fruits, they have several key nutrients: vitamins C, A, E, potassium, iron and copper. Ulyana Michailov by Kitchen Fairy introduced us a delicious Raw Vegan Mango Magic Cheesecake. Everyone would love it! Enjoy!
We’ve already made it clear these cake pops are not made of Play-doh, instead we use a very simple raw food base and play around with the bouncing natural colors of wheat grass, turmeric and beet. Go crazy and find your own favorite color and taste, what about lavender/liquorice or a total chocolate covered craze?
A salad like this with a ton of really gutsy flavors is perfect to pair with something more mellow like whole grains or some sprouted bread and a bean dip. Go find some fresh cilantro and make yourself a beyond exciting raw winter salad.
These wraps are so easy to transport and prepare, that you can bring them anywhere you go! Work, school, picnics, trips.. You name it! They're very simple and basic, but the tasty avocado that goes both inside and outside gives the wraps a creamy and delicious touch! A perfect spring and summer recipe to try! Thanks to Priscilla Soler!
You can choose to either eat these fries baked, raw as they are or dehydrated. I have tried all three versions and they all turn out absolutely delicious with the creamy and dreamy coating of hemp seeds and spices. Then dip them in the herb ketchup and ridiculous mayo.. Let me just say, it’s definitely a trip to heaven (the healthy kind!)
They are very simple yet very complex when you try them, because all the flavors come together and take you to Heaven! The bottom is a vanilla cookie dough topped with a 3 ingredient chocolate sauce and some coconut oil drops. Thanks to Priscilla Soler of Gastrawnomica for this recipe!
This oil and nut/seed free dressing is so delicious and versatile you can put it to pretty much anything and use it for so many things! You'll only need a few ingredients for a colorful and super tasty dressing that can be also served as a dipping sauce for snacks or to have whenever you have guests! Just serve it with your favorite veggies or crackers! Thanks to Priscilla Soler of Gastrawnomica for this great dressing!
Here is very delicious, simple and quick recipe of Raw red pepper soup. Bell peppers contain very high amounts of vitamin C and Vitamin A. One cup of raw, red bell peppers supplies roughly 290 percent of the recommended daily allowance of vitamin C and 105 percent of the RDA for vitamin A. Bell peppers also contain significant amounts of vitamin B 6 and dietary fiber. Thanks to Laura-Jane of The Rawtarian.
Today we’re sharing a really delicious recipe for homemade Raw Pineapple Strawberry Pies with Pineapple Habanero and Strawberry Lime Chipotle Ice Cream. This creamy, rich ice cream has a beautiful, sweet pineapple and fresh strawberries that make this so good! It looks amazing and taste great! Thanks to Amy Lyons by Fragrant Vanilla Cake for the wonderful recipe!
Rich and fudge, these brownies are a healthier version of the original.They include raw almond meal, sprouted oat flour, dried shredded unsweetened coconut, raw cacao powder, medjool dates and small organic bananas. These look amazing and taste fantastic! Thanks to Amy Lyons of Fragrant Vanilla Cake.
Amy Lyons by Fragrant Vanilla Cake continues to surprise us with healthy and very delicious recipes. Here is a Raw Tropical Fruit Taco Salad. For this one she tossed fruits with lime juice, chili powder, a little sea salt and cilantro,she placed it on a bed of greens, topped it off with avocados and a macadamia queso fresco as well as some crunchy raw corn tortilla lime chips. Enjoy!
Here is an extremely easy recipe for a sweet tooth. All you need is to blend cranberries, banana, raspberries until smooth and add some honey or agave if you like it sweet. You can either make it in a food processor or a hi-speed blender. Thanks to Brandi Rollins of Raw Foods on a Budget for this great recipe.
Amy Lyons by Fragrant Vanilla Cake offered some simple way to prepare Beet Carpaccio with Cumin Scented Walnut Crumble and Tahini Lemon Sauce. Beets are a wonderful way to add more fiber, folate, manganese, potassium and iron to your diet. Enjoy your food and stay healthy.
To make this creamy Berry, Lemon & Macadamia Raw Vegan Cheesecake you need 2 cups of unsoaked macadamia nuts, 1/2 cup of coconut oil, 1 cup of frozen berries, 1/2 cup of fresh lemon juice. Delicious and healthy dessert – what else would you want? Thanks for the recipe to Ulyana Michailov by Kitchen fairy!
Here is a great recipe for those who likes lemon flavor. Amy Lyons by Fragrant Vanilla Cake created a wonderful desert: a silky and smoothy ice cream and sweet crunchy tart crust - such a delicious combination. Enjoy!
You won't believe it's raw! Taco salad really never tasted so healthy and good. Chef Sarah combines fresh zesty ingredients like limes and walnuts with seasonings as mock taco "meat" for a delicious tasty snack or dinner meal.
Do you have an overwhelming sense of Deja Vu? Make your own childhood favorites with this amazing oreo alternative recipe from The Sweet Life by Sarah McMinn
Because granola is a favourite among us vegans, I decided to contribute the components for a spring-inspired granola parfait—a bowl of crunchy oat granola with seeds and dried fruit; a scoop of blueberry and apple jam; and topped with a thick vanilla cream made with coconut milk and cashews. It made for a delightful end to a delicious meal.
There are many ways you can use leftover pulp and this pizza recipe is just one fabulous example to get you inspired and started with getting the most from your produce and your daily juice!
This green juice nourishes and cleanses through a bounty of natural (albeit leftover) goodness from dear mamma Earth; green apples, lemon, ginger, cucumber, with an abundance of extra broccoli and kale stems I saved from other culinary efforts. Reduce, reuse, recycle.
Creamy, chocolaty, luscious. Yet no sugar, no flour, no oil. Yes, chocolate dreams do come true. This mousse is adaptable and can be accented with other flavors, such as orange zest (or orange oil), almond extract, or mint (leaves or extract).
Psst, these are really health. No need to tell the kids, or anyone else, for that matter; just eat them up knowing they are filled with almonds (nut-free option included) and oats, and sweetened only with dates and raisins!
Our chef Selene Vakharia really knows fresh. Enjoy the bounty of farmers markets and make yourself this easy and crisp kale salad bursting with flavor and healthy fats from the avocado and flax oil.
Ice cream or cake for dessert? Why not have both. "The thought of red velvet ice cream sounded good, but I would not buy it at the store since it was all dairy and filled with refined sugar and artificial color. This seemed like a good opportunity to make my own red velvet ice cream."
There is no better way to end a meal than with a creamy, luscious cheesecake. Amy Lyons by Fragrant Vanilla Cake created gluten free, raw, vegan cheesecake. Here is what she tells about her recipe: "It was slightly tart with a pop of lime flavor, super creamy and rich with dark chocolate, plus salty and crunchy with the pistachios."
If for your lunch or dinner you are planning to make something very simple and, at the same time, very healthy, Spinach Strawberry Salad by Sarah McMinn of The Sweet Life is a great option. It contains spinach, avocado, strawberries, roasted hazelnuts, sunflower seeds and dressed with red wine vinaigrette. Healthy, easy and delicious - all we need in our everyday life!
Raw falafel wraps by gourmet master chef Russel James. Veggies combine with various nuts and seeds, spices, and fresh herbs to create the flavors and textures you're familiar with in Middle Eastern cuisine. If you're feeling a bit fancy this is a great recipe to try and and share with family and loved ones!