key lime

key lime

A Healthy Key Lime Pie Recipe

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Warning: Be prepared to want to devour this entire pie in one sitting. Suggested Use: Invite one or two friends over, place pie in center of table with a 1:1 ratio of fork to person, engage in fun conversation and enjoy the simple pleasure of sharing a yummy, yet healthy indulgence together, wash down with herbal tea, fresh juice or a nice dessert wine if you're feeling it, repeat often as sharing good with loved ones is one of life's greatest pleasures. Recipe Credit: This is one of my favorite recipes that I've slightly adapted from a fantastic raw food book by Terces Englehart, I am Grateful: Recipes and Lifestyle of Cafe Gratitude. Watch the video, follow recipe, make pie, eat (or devour) and tell me what you think in the comments box below. Remember to watch all the way to the end to see rambunctious Turner at his best. If you have somebody in mind you think will enjoy this video and recipe, please pass it along and share Happy Pie Making!! The written recipe is below. Key Lime Pie: CRUST 1 1/4 cups macadamia nuts 1 1/4 cups pecans 1 1/4 cups well-packed, finely chopped dates 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 1/8 teaspoon salt FILLING 3/4 cup lime juice 1/2 avocado 1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon coconut nectar or agave nectar 1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons coconut water 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/8 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons lecithin 1/2 cup + 1 tablespoon raw unscented coconut butter GARNISH 1 lime TO MAKE THE CRUST In the bowl of a food processor, process the pecans, macadamia nuts, vanilla and salt until small and crumbly. Continue processing while adding small amounts of the chopped dates until the crust begins to stick together. Press the crust into a greased (with coconut butter) 9-inch pie pan. TO MAKE THE FILLING Blend all the ingredients expect lecithin and coconut butter in a blender until smooth. Add lecithin and coconut butter, blending until well incorporated. Pour into prepared crust and set in fridge/freezer (for a least an hour) until firm. Decorate with lime slices and dig into the citrusy, creamy love!!