Lime Matcha Cheesecake

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A beautiful cake that is so healthy it’s even suitable to enjoy during a detox. If you’re new to raw desserts, a key lime pie is the perfect place to start. It’s easy and very foolproof. This recipe comes enhanced with a burst of antioxidant-rich matcha green tea powder. This is a really simple recipe, but does require a high speed blender to get the filling super smooth.

 

 

Ingredients

Base
Filling
  • 2 cups raw cashews, (soak in water 2-4 hours)
  • 1 ripe avocado
  • 3/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup lime juice
  • 1/2 cup coconut nectar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • Pinch of sea salt
  • 1 heaped teaspoon of matcha powder

Instructions

Base
  1. Process the nuts until they begin to break down and then add the dates and coconut. Process until the mixture comes together.
  2. Press the mixture into the base of a nine inch spring form pie tin.
Filling
  1. Strain the soaked cashews and rinse well.
  2. In a high speed blender, blend all ingredients until smooth and creamy.
  1. Pour mixture into prepared cake base and refrigerate until firm, around 3-4 hours.
  1. The cake will keep int he fridge for up to five days. It also freezes well.
Kelly FieldingAbout Kelly Fielding

Kelly is a passionate writer and raw/vegan chef who combines her love of writing with her forays into health and wellness. Kelly has traveled and worked extensively across the world in health resorts, detox centers, raw food restaurants and wellness retreats, sharing ways to live simply, mindfully and sustainably. Her work is regularly published on several online journals as well as her own website Bella and Bhakti which offers information about plant-based living, vibrant nourishing recipes as well as inspiration to encourage others to share their own passions and dreams. A gypsy heart and lover of nature, Kelly finds inspiration in the world around her and translates her visions into whimsical stories and edible creations. Find her on social media: Instagram Facebook

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