Cultured Cashew Cheesecake

Cultured Cashew Cheesecake | Cinnamon Pecan Crust

Amanda Nicole Smith Cheese, Cultured | Fermented | Pickled, Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan, Sugar Free, Vegan 2 Comments

Cultured Cashew Cheesecake is a luxuoriously rich and creamy treat, loaded with probiotics and healthy omega fatty acids. This cashew cheesecake is fermented and infused with coconut nectar and vanilla bean, filled within a cinnamon pecan crust and topped with a sweet and/or tart fruit such as my cranberry sauce recipe. Nothing better than cultured cashew cheesecake with fresh berries and …

raw vegan cranberry sauce

Raw Vegan Cranberry Sauce

Amanda Nicole Smith Quick & Easy, Raw Vegan, Sauce, Sugar Free, Vegan 2 Comments

Homemade cranberry sauce is a classic holiday dish, but this raw vegan cranberry sauce is far from classic. This recipe is simple un-cooked and made with fresh cranberries, dates, cinnamon, clove, allspice and salt. Fresh cranberries are full of antioxidants, but when you cook them you lose out on all those free radical fighters. That is why we will not …

Raw Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies |Raw Vegan & Gluten Free

Amanda Nicole Smith Dessert, Gluten Free, Quick & Easy, Raw Vegan, Snacks, Sugar Free, Vegan 8 Comments

To all the cookie monsters out there, this one’s for you! All you need is 3 ingredients and 5 minutes for the thickest, densest, most peanut buttery, cookie in the galaxy.  You’ll also need a food processor and electricity. 😉 The best part about this cookie recipe is you can eat all the cookie dough you want! These cookies are done right away, …

Raw Vegan Shortbread Cookie

Raw Vegan Shortbread Cookies | Sugar-Free, Gluten-Free

Amanda Nicole Smith Dessert, Gluten Free, Quick & Easy, Raw Vegan, Sugar Free, Vegan 2 Comments

This is the easiest raw vegan shortbread cookie recipe ever, plus it’s really good for you! Made with simple main ingredients such as macadamia nuts, almonds and dates, this cookie is sure to satisfy anyone’s cookie craving. I eat these by themselves all the time but when I started thinking outside the box I realized I could make little cookie …

Raw Vegan Toaster Pastries

Raw Vegan Toaster Pastry | Blueberry, Strawberry & Cinnamon Sugar

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan, Snacks, Vegan 0 Comments

This is my new golden recipe. These raw vegan and gluten-free pastries are perfect in every way, crispy on the outside, soft and gooey on the inside with a delicious frosting that compliments it all. I experimented with 4 different versions to get this recipe and needless to say I have been eating a lot of raw vegan pastries.  They …

Raw Vegan Blueberry Banana Muffins

Raw Vegan Blueberry Banana Muffins

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan, Snacks 0 Comments

These blueberry banana muffins are raw vegan and gluten free with on point taste and texture. This is closest I could get to a real muffin while keeping it as healthy as possible! If my picky family and friends enjoyed, I have a feeling you will too! I just had an amazing Mini Vacation/Thanksgiving/Birthday in Upstate NY with my family. We had …

Double Chocolate Protein Bars | Raw Vegan & Sprouted

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan, Snacks, Sprouted 9 Comments

A sprouted raw vegan double chocolate protein bar made primarily with sprouted amaranth, millet, and cacao. This protein bar is layered with a chewy cookie base, chocolate crispy crunchy gooey insides and a hard chocolate coating. If you often find yourself buying Clif Bars, Lara bars, or any other energy, protein or candy bar than this is the recipe for you! I …

Raw Pumpkin Avocado Cream Pie

Amanda Nicole Smith Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan 1 Comment

It’s pumpkin time and I couldn’t be any happier experimenting with different pumpkin concoctions. I have been enjoying the delicious locally grown sugar pie pumpkins from the farmers as often as possible. Chico dog has been enjoying his share of pureed pumpkin too. I also made a bowl of roasted pumpkin seeds with coconut sugar and sea salt, it has …

Raw Vegan Apple Cider Doughnuts

Raw Vegan Apple Cider Donuts

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan, Snacks, Vegan 1 Comment

Raw vegan apple cider doughnuts made from a base of oats, brazil nuts, almond flour and apples, sweetened with coconut sugar and spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg and vanilla. I remember going to Hick’s apple orchard every year in upstate NY near where I grew up. We would climb the trees, eat a bunch of apples and get a dozen apple …