All posts tagged: Almonds

Raw peach and passionfruit torte with indian blood peaches

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Sweets / vegan

Raw Peach and Passionfruit Torte with Indian Blood Peaches // serves 6-8 Recipe adapted from Little Bird’s “The Unbakery” book – over 150 recipes for beautiful raw food by Megan May Base 3/4 cup unsweetened desiccated coconut 2 cups raw pecans, (about 210g) 1 cup raw almonds, (about 130g) 3/4 cup pitted medjool dates, packed 1 tablespoon cold-pressed coconut oil 1/4 teaspoon vanilla bean paste 3/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon sea salt Filling 1 […]

black horchata ice cream

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Dessert / Ice cream / Sweets

BLACK RICE HORCHATA ICE CREAM // makes 1-quart 1-1/2 cups black rice (aka heirloom forbidden rice) 4 cups whole milk 1/2 cup almonds, lightly crushed, most left whole 2 cinnamon sticks 2 cups mascarpone cheese 3/4 cup granulated cane sugar 1/4 teaspoon Kosher salt 3 large egg yolks 1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste or vanilla extract 1-3/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon In a blender, pulse the milk and 1/4 cup of rice on medium-low just until […]

Whole Wheat Bartlett Pear, Almond and Honey Lemon Cakes

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Dessert / Fall / Fruit / Sweet

  Hello again. I’m wishing you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! This year, our day was filled with all the moments I look for over the Thanksgiving holiday and I just feel so lucky to know it.     Loving family and company, relaxed laughter, beautiful smells, a lit fireplace, and some great food and wine sums it up. And I am so thankful to have my family, this tiny family unit of mine. This […]