I hope you are not missing out on the fig harvest this fall, and enjoying them fresh straight off the tree or from the market, or adding them to your recipes. Here is one idea on how to use figs in a dessert.
Vegan & Raw Food Recipes with Coconut
Fruits and greens enjoy each other’s company not only in green smoothies, but in rolls and wraps as well. Fresh tropical flavor of fruits in this recipe makes eating greens virtually effortless.
Refreshing soup based on electrolyte-rich coconut water. Lemongrass, goji, and coconut flesh “noodles” are added for texture and flavor.
Velvety texture of the pudding will melt in your mouth releasing the antioxidant power of one of the most nutritious berries on earth – Goji.
In many parts of the country this soup, served slightly warm, will be very appropriate at this time of the year. Leftover soup can also double as a dip or salad dressing.
Inspired by my recent travels, the traditional Greek appetizer offered here has been adapted for the raw food diet. It is not only delicious, but versatile as well: eat as a meal, spread on crackers, or use as a veggie dip.
Here are some ideas for any 4th of July party you may be hosting or attending. These finger foods are sure to delight any crowd.
Kids and adults alike are drawn to treats from the freezer on a hot summer day. Our Independence Day version of this popular treat packs in the goodness of fresh berries together with the refreshing taste of coconut.
Prepare the ice cream just before serving. Can’t finish it right away? Enjoy it as a shake at a later time.
This recipe is courtesy of Donna Weidler.