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Going nuts for smoothies

Delicious RECIPES

Going nuts for smoothies

Smoothies can be a beneficial way get in extra vitamins and minerals, but not extra fat. There a healthy smoothies, and then again there are smoothies laden with so much calories and non-beneficial powders. How to order a healthy smoothie (plus a great chocolate smoothie recipe) When you’re making breakfast at home on a busy morning, choices like a fruit-sweetened smoothie or a veggie-packed juice can be fast, healthy secret weapons. But if you’re truly time-crunched and decide to buy one at a juice bar instead, the story changes   Image from today.com

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Avocado Fries Recipe

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Avocado Fries Recipe

AVOCADO FRIES Total Preparation Time: 45-60 minutes Yield: 2 servings, as a side dish Ingredients: 1 ripe avocado, sliced in half from the stem end and pitted 1 small handful (3/8ths to 1/4 cup) sunflower seeds 1 small handful (1/2 to 3/4 dozen)Living Nutz Zesty Almond Bliss flavor raw almonds Directions: Grind the seeds and nuts, together, in a small spice grinder or mini food processor until they are small bits or even powdery. Turn out onto a flat dish.With a thin blade and a light touch, slice the meat of each half avocado lengthwise into 1/4 inch thick pieces...

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Gazpacho Soup

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Gazpacho Soup

Yes- it’s soup for you. On a hot summer day this cold refreshing soup is cooling and delicious. Add your favorite herb or additions, like we did with our own. Zesty Almonds Serves 4 Ingredients 1 medium English cucumber, seeded and diced 2-3 medium tomatoes, seeded and diced 1 green bell pepper, seeded and diced 1 red bell pepper, seeded and diced 1 sweet onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 Tbs red wine vinegar 1.5 tablespoons lime juice (preferably from fresh lime) 1.5 cups spicy mixed-vegetable juice (such as V8, or Motts) Salt and pepper 1/8 cup chopped...

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Raw mushroom & avocado for dinner!

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Raw mushroom & avocado for dinner!

RAW dinner! Brought to you by our creative food consultant- Jodi C.! Jodi, in her former life has worked with Martha Stewart, bringing a wealth of food experience and her interest in nutrition. We are so pleased to her her consulting for us at Living Nutz. Mushroom, Avocado and Red Pepper Coulis For the red pepper coulis, add ingredients to food processor: 1 red bell peppers raw 1 large garlic clove 2 tablespoons almond milk 1/2 teaspoons raw honey Cayenne

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Easy & delicious nut pate recipe

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Raw, Organic & Nuts: Easy & delicious nut pate recipe

Raw dips and nut patés are some of the easiest and most delicious foods to help transition people into a raw diet.  Nut pates are protein rich, tasty and can be served in creative ways. NUT PATE 1 C of LIVING NUTZ ‘Zesty Almonds’ 1 C sunflower seeds, soaked 6-8 hours and rinsed 1/4 C sesame seeds, soaked 8 hours and rinsed 1 red bell pepper, finely chopped 3 stalks celery, finely chopped 1 sm leek, finely chopped 2 T lemon juice 1-2 T Nama shoyu (raw soy sauce) 1-2 tsp. powdered kelp Using a champion juicer process almonds, sunflower...

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