Raw Mini Carrot Cake Bites

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These raw mini carrot cake bites are the perfect recipe to kick off your healthiest year yet! A yummy carrot cake made with a base of fresh carrot, almonds, dates, and coconut, paired with a macadamia nut frosting. Total bliss!

 

Ingredients

Carrot Cake Base
  • 1 large carrot
  • 1 cup almond meal
  • 1 cup medjool dates, seeds removed
  • 1/4 cup shredded coconut
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
Macadamia Frosting
  • 1 cup macadamias, preferably soaked for a few hours
  • 1/4 cup pure maple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • Water, as needed
Toppings
  • Walnuts
  • Finely shredded carrot

Instructions

  1. To make the base: chop the carrot into small pieces and then add to your food processor/high speed blender/thermomix with the other base ingredients and process until it resembles crumbs and sticks together when pressed.
  2. Spoon mixture into a 24 mini muffin pan and press down with the back of a teaspoon.
  3. To make the frosting: process all the frosting ingredients in your food processor/high speed blender/thermomix until smooth, adding in some water as needed.
  4. Add to the bases and smooth over with the back of a teaspoon and place into the freezer for 2-3 hours to set.
  5. Top with the walnuts and some finely shredded carrot.

Notes

Note: Keep stored in the freezer in an airtight container
Vanessa VickeryAbout Vanessa Vickery

Vanessa Vickery is a qualified holistic nutritionist, wellness coach, healthy foodie and mother of two young children. She is passionate about helping women and their families achieve a healthier, happier and more fulfilling life. Vanessa created Becomingness in 2014 to give women and their families wellness information and inspiration and her healthy recipes have helped thousands of families create delicious meals and desserts that work with their dietary allergies and intolerances. She is also the author of the eCookbook, BecomingSweet – say yes to dessert again!

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