Raw Strawberry Basil Cheesecake

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This super-satisfying raw dessert is a slight variation on the lemon raspberry version I premiered last year. The fruit topping, a blend of fresh strawberries, lemon, and basil leaves, provides a bright, tangy note to cut the creamy richness of the cashew-based cake. Adapted from The Rawtarian and Loving it Raw Yield: 24 small servings Cook time: 30 minutes, plus time …

Raw Banana Crepes with Coconut Marmalade Cream

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The idea for these wonderfully tasty banana crepes comes once again from the raw queens, my friends Misha and Tosca. I added chipped coconut and a couple of tablespoons of organic grapefruit marmalade to their cashew cream filling, which creates a few layers of complex, tropical flavors that all hit your tongue in different waves. Adapted from Raw Food Recipes. …

Raw Raspberry Cacao Fudge Cake

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Quick to make and quicker to disappear, this rich, decadent fudge cake is made with all raw, whole ingredients, packing lots of nutrition and no sugar or dairy. Save all of your date-soaking water—you’ll only need about 3/4 cup for the cake, but store the rest in a jar in your fridge and use it to sweeten tea, oatmeal, etc. …

Raw Chocolate Parfait with Coconut Cashew Cream

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This nutritious parfait uses a chocolate “pudding” I learned from my friend Coco, a rich puree that no one will ever guess is made with avocado. Cashews and coconut milk make a silky substitute for whipped cream and fresh berries round out a rockstar flavor combination. Yield: Makes 2 parfaits Cook time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 1/2 cup raw cashews, soaked …

Raw Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake

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This all raw, all natural “cheesecake” is packed with nutrients, free of dairy and sugar and rich and creamy enough to satisfy any cheesecake fanatic. Sunflower lecithin (found at most health food stores) acts as a thickener, supports major body functions like breathing and energy production, and feeds the brain and nervous system. Adapted from The Rawtarian and Loving it …