Mint Chocolate Vegan Cheesecake Bites
Difficulty 5 minutes Serves
Who does not LOVE mint chocolate anything??? In this delicious recipe Ella Leche of Pure Ella combined the best ingredients for an easy, quick and amazing dessert! These Mint Chocolate Vegan Cheesecake Bites are not only dairy and egg free, but also gluten-free, paleo and refined sugar free! Perfect regardless of the season. Enjoy!
Base: 1/2 cup walnuts 1/2 cup pecans 1/2 cup Medjool dates, pitted 4 tablespoons raw cacao powder pinch of sea salt 1-3 tablespoons of water (optional)
Filling: 2 cups raw cashews, previously soaked 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/4 cup filtered water 1/2 cup pure maple syrup 1 teaspoon mint extract chocolate shavings of 72% or higher chocolate bar
Directions Make the crust first:
1. In a food processor, pulse all the nuts until a fine grind forms. Add in the dates, cacao and pinch of salt. Continue mixing and check with your fingers if the mixture sticks in your fingers. (Be sure to turn off the mixer each time you check, and always form a habit of scooping with a spoon first!) If it