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#1 ~iMum~

Posted 08 January 2013 - 04:52 PM

I'm trying to eat more raw food and am gathering recipes. There are plenty of sweet recipes around (have found an awesome looking brownie recipe) but need to fill out my menu with more savoury and main meal dishes. Has anyone got any favourites they'd like to share?

#2 ~iMum~

Posted 08 January 2013 - 07:15 PM

No raw foodies here?

#3 elmo_mum

Posted 08 January 2013 - 07:23 PM

gespatcho soup - thats the only one i know!!!



#4 CAM03

Posted 08 January 2013 - 07:35 PM

Teresa Cutter who writes for House and Garden magazine often includes some amazing raw food recipes. It might be worthwhile doing a google search on her.

#5 shelly1

Posted 08 January 2013 - 07:44 PM

Search for a blog called Against All Grain. Has lots of raw food recipes there. Also do a google for "paleo" that style of diet is big on raw foods

#6 CalEliKat

Posted 08 January 2013 - 08:33 PM

Grated raw betroot, sliced red onion, chopped fresh parsley.  I make the dressing with salt, a touch of sugar, garlic, seed mustard, cider vinegar in the mortar and pestle, pour over and eat.  I love it!

#7 ~iMum~

Posted 08 January 2013 - 11:15 PM

Yum! Some great tips to help me on my way. Thanks original.gif

#8 Leafprincess

Posted 09 January 2013 - 07:23 AM

I like this website for raw food ideas


The best being the "Nutella" one

Chocolate Hazelnut Butter Spread
Yield 1 1/4 cups

1 1/2 cups hazelnuts
3 tablespoons raw chocolate powder
1 1/2 tablespoons agave nectar
1/2 cup cashews
2 tablespoons extra virgin coconut oil
pinch Himalayan crystal salt

Process all of the ingredients in a food processor, fitted with the ā€œSā€ blade, until creamy. That's it! Easy!

Edited by Leafprincess, 09 January 2013 - 07:30 AM.

#9 Jembo

Posted 09 January 2013 - 09:48 AM

A friend eats totally raw and she has a website but I cannot find it, I am dying to get her recipe for the raw christmas cake she makes, it is awesome.

#10 Alacritous~Andy

Posted 09 January 2013 - 09:57 AM

QUOTE (kerrie23 @ 08/01/2013, 08:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Grated raw betroot, sliced red onion, chopped fresh parsley.  I make the dressing with salt, a touch of sugar, garlic, seed mustard, cider vinegar in the mortar and pestle, pour over and eat.  I love it!

Add a grated apple, and some grated celery, and that is one of my favourite salads. (I love it served with buffalo mozzarella, but I don't know how cheeses fit in with a raw food diet).

#11 Froger

Posted 09 January 2013 - 10:12 AM

QUOTE (Jembo @ 09/01/2013, 09:48 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
A friend eats totally raw and she has a website but I cannot find it, I am dying to get her recipe for the raw christmas cake she makes, it is awesome.

If you can find it please do come back and post the recipe for that Xmas cake. Sounds fascinating, and something I might make.

#12 credence

Posted 09 January 2013 - 12:57 PM

A really nice lunch is some shredded snow peas, shredded carrot, shredded cabbage, raisins, almonds and a dressing made with olive oil, lemon juice, grainy mustard and honey.

#13 Jembo

Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:24 PM

f you can find it please do come back and post the recipe for that Xmas cake. Sounds fascinating, and something I might make.

Am trying to find where I put her card so I can look up her stuff, I know locally she does cooking classes etc, but not much help to you cause I can guarnatee you live no where near me original.gif

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