No-Bake Orange Chocolate Vegan Cheesecake

Just happy and a little tired today, nothing else,

Recipe of the Day – Cheesecake

This  creamy cheesecake is made with nuts, orange juice and a chocolate crust.
Ingredients:
Crust:
1 c. ground almonds or macadamias, or mix half with oats for a lighter crust)
1/4 c. honey or coconut nectar
1/4 c. cacao/carob powder
dash salt
optional – 1 T. coconut oil for a richer crust

Directions: Grind almonds in a food processor until they make a coarse meal. Add sweetener, powder and salt, oil if desired. Press into a pie plate or tiny tart bowls.
Filling:

Ingredients:

1 1/2 c. macadamia nuts (or cashews)
juice of 2 oranges
3 T. psyllium seed
1 T. orange zest
1 T. coconut oil
1/4 c. raw honey
dash of Himalayan (or other) salt
dash vanilla powder (or 1 tsp. vanilla extract)
water/date water/almond milk/coconut milk as needed

Directions:

Blend nuts and other ingredients until mixture is very creamy, adding water slowly, as needed. Let set in fridge to chill and firm.

Word of the Day – cansada – tired

Tip of the Day – Use carob i stead of cacao, if you like. Top with irange soices and drizzle with honey!

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