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Raw Vegan Delicious Vanilla and Chocolate Cheesecake

I AM SO EXCITED ABOUT THIS RECIPE!!!

This has to be my new all time favorite dessert!!  Introducing, Raw Vegan Vanilla and Chocolate Cheesecake!  It tastes like a mixture of ice cream and cheesecake to me, I am in love, and my entire family is too!

Oh, and did I mention it is HEALTHY for you?  Hard to believe, but it truly is good for you!  Just about every single thing in it has nutritional benefits, which makes this cake even More fun to eat knowing that you do not need to feel guilty that you are compromising health for taste;)

Inspired by Sweetly Raw.

 

Raw Vegan Delicious Vanilla and Chocolate Cheesecake

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Serves: 8 Cooking Time: 4-6 Hours

Ingredients

  • BROWNIE CRUST:
  • 1 1/2 Cup walnuts, soaked
  • 1 cup Pitted Dates, chopped
  • 1/4 Cup Raw Cocoa Powder
  • 2 tsps Vanilla Extract
  • Dash Sea Salt
  • 1 Tbsp Water
  • VANILLA FILLING:
  • 2 Cups Cashews (soaked)
  • 7 Tbsp Coconut/Almond Milk
  • 1/2 Cup Coconut Oil
  • 8 Tbsp Maple Syrup
  • 2 Tbsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 Small Lemon, Juiced
  • Dash Sea Salt
  • CHOCOLATE FROSTING:
  • 1 8oz 65-100% Dark Chocolate Bar, cut up
  • 2/3 14oz Can Coconut Milk
  • 2 Tbsp Maple Syrup
  • 2 Tbsp Earth Balance Butter

Instructions

1

Create the Brownie Crust by grinding walnuts in food processor or Vitamix, and add remaining ingredients until it is chopped well (add more water of needed). The consistency should be that of a thick crumble like dough. Press into bottom of 6" or 8" spring form pan and set aside.

2

Blend Vanilla Filling mixture into high speed blender until creamy. Pour filling over crust in the pan and set into freezer for 4-6 hours until firm.

3

After 4-6 hours has completed, create the chocolate frosting by mixing all ingredients together in blender until creamy. Pour over the filling in the pan and return back to the freezer for another 30 minutes, or until hardened.

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3 Comments

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    Balanced Bella
    July 31, 2014 at 10:54 pm

    This looks and sounds delicious!!!

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    Violet's Veg*n e-Comics
    August 1, 2014 at 2:03 am

    Mmm, that looks tasty! 🙂

  • Reply
    theveganmuffinwoman
    August 1, 2014 at 9:21 am

    This looks amazing! So awesome that it’s raw!

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