Blueberry Lime Raw Cheesecake

Snacks ,
Blueberry Lime Raw Cheesecake

INGREDIENTS

Crust:

▪ 200g almonds

▪ 150g medjool dates

▪ Pinch of Himalayan pink salt

▪ Splash of water or coconut oil if needed to help blend

 

Cheesecake Layer Ingredients:

▪ 300g  raw cashews soaked overnight

▪ 90ml cup agave nectar,  maple syrup or honey

▪ 1 tsp vanilla extract

▪ 1/4 cup lime juice

▪ 100ml coconut oil melted

▪ 1 tsp lime zest + more for garnish

▪ 1 cup blueberries + more for garnish

 

INSTRUCTIONS

To make the crust:

  • Pulse ingredients in food processor until sticky crumbles form. Add a coconut oil or splash of water at the end if it needs help sticking. Press crust into a parchment lined sprinform pan.

To make the lime cheesecake layer:

  • The night before, soak cashews in a bowl of water. The next day, drain and rinse. Place cashews in food processor and blend for several minutes until smooth. Scrape down sides and add lime juice, 1/4 cup sweetener, zest, & vanilla & blend again. Stream in the melted coconut oil & blend until well combined. Taste and add more sweetener, if needed.
  • Scoop out enough of the cheesecake filling to cover the crust with about 1-2 cm of the white layer. Then set in freezer for 30 minutes to firm up.

To make the blueberry cheesecake layer:

  • Add 1 cup blueberries to the remaining cheesecake in your food processor and blend until smooth.
  • Spread the blueberry layer on top of lime layer and decorate with fresh blueberries and lime zest.
  • Cover with foil and set in the freezer for about 3 hours to firm up and then transfer to the fridge for a couple more hours.
  • Enjoy 🙂