No Bake Chocolate Cake

The Ultimate No Bake Chocolate Cake

amandanicolesmith Dessert, Gluten Free, Raw Vegan, Vegan 1 Comment

A decadent raw vegan layered chocolate cake with chocolate avocado frosting. This no-bake cake is gluten free; made with almond flour, coconut flour, cacao, flax seed, coconut oil, coconut nectar, coconut sugar and prunes. Don’t worry all you’ll taste is chocolate!! This chocolate cake is also super easy to make, when you’re done mixing everything together, all you have to do is …

Hickory Zucchini Slices

Hickory Zucchini Sandwiches

Amanda Nicole Smith Dehydrated, Dinner, Lunch, Raw Vegan, Vegan 0 Comments

Sweet and savory hickory zucchini slices marinated and dehydrated until tender, and put in-between two vegan buns with olive oil mayo, lettuce and tomato. I am very excited about this sandwich, I can hardly contain my enthusiasm! I devoured this very sandwich just a minute ago and can’t get over how satisfying it was! I had been craving a good …

Raw Vegan Strawberry Banana Cream Pie

Strawberry Banana Cream Pie | Raw Vegan

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dessert, Raw Vegan, Vegan 0 Comments

A fresh, flavorful, and filling strawberry banana cream pie made with a base of cashew cream; on top of a cinnamon, walnut, flax seed and date crust. To me there’s nothing better than a simple healthy decadent pie loaded with fresh fruits, nuts and seeds for breakfast. It gives you that full feeling, without feeling heavy, and sustains you for some hours.  Right now …

Sweet and Salty Peanut Butter Bars

Sweet & Salty Peanut Butter Bars

Amanda Nicole Smith Gluten Free, Snacks, Sprouted, Vegan 0 Comments

A gluten-free no-bake remake of those sweet & salty peanut butter mojo Clif Bars. Its a textural combination of crunchy, ooey, and gooey. Made with sprouted buckwheat, roasted peanuts, pretzels, peanut butter morsels, and coconut nectar. I wanted to make a bar that resembled the original as best as possible but made from scratch and mainly raw vegan. So there are …

Raw Vegan Jelly Doughnuts

Raw Vegan Jelly Donuts

Amanda Nicole Smith Breakfast, Dehydrated, Doughs | Breads | Crusts, Raw Vegan, Snacks, Vegan 0 Comments

No-bake soft and fluffy donuts made from nuts, seeds, dried fruit, and coconut sweeteners.  This is a very simple recipe, and perhaps the hardest part is waiting for them to firm up in the dehydrator without eating all the batter first. It only takes about 1-2 hours in the dehydrator, but I’m tellin’ ya, the batter is too good! That’s …

Easy Raw Vegan Fudge

Easy Raw Vegan Fudge

Amanda Nicole Smith Dessert, No Tools Needed, Quick & Easy, Raw Vegan, Vegan 0 Comments

Milk chocolate fudge made from cacao, and healthy raw vegan alternatives to milk, sugar, and butter. The main difference between this fudge and traditional fudge, it’s not cooked and is made from pure cold-pressed cacao liquor instead of semi-sweet chocolate chips. It is also made in the same dish the entire time to avoid cleanup, now that’s my kind of recipe. Chocolate …

Raw Vegan Crispy Treats

Buckwheat Crispy Treats | Sprouted & Raw Vegan

Amanda Nicole Smith Dessert, Gluten Free, Nut-Free, Raw Vegan, Snacks, Sprouted, Vegan 0 Comments

These buckwheat crispy treats are the raw vegan alternative to rice crispy treats and they are delicious! The buckwheat is sprouted and dried to achieve a super crispy texture and then mixed with a seed or nut butter, sweetener, coconut oil, and vanilla.  Buckwheat is gluten-free despite its name, it’s actually the seed of a fruit and it’s one of …

Raw Vegan Peanut Butter Fig Bars

Raw Vegan Peanut Butter Fig Bars

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

These rich fudge-like peanut butter fig bars will melt in your mouth and remind you just how well peanut butter and jelly get along. The fig in the crust is reminiscent to the sweetness of grape jelly, and those crispy fig seeds create an elevated texture. These babies were inspired by my mom on our camping trip this summer in upstate NY! …

Raw Vegan Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwich

Raw Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich

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

Behold the ultimate chocolate chip cookie ice cream sandwich; made predominately from coconuts, cashews, almonds and dates. This is by far my favorite dessert of all time, I can’t stop thinking about how delicious they are, plus it’s a simple recipe. I used my favorite raw vegan chocolate chip cookies for this recipe, along with dairy-free chocolate and vanilla ice …