Raw Foods

Raw Tomato Soup

  • 1 cup almond milk
  • 4 tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup sun dried tomatoes
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • Several stalks celery
  • ½ red onion
  • ½ cup cashews
  • Handful of chopped dates
  • ¼ cup fresh basil
  • ½ tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 3 Tbs lemon juice
  • 1 tsp pepper
  • 1 tsp dried oregano

Roughly chop the tomatoes, bell pepper, onion, and dates.  Add all ingredients to the food processor and blend several minutes until completely smooth.

Modified from: http://www.welikeitraw.com/rawfood/recipes/


  • ½ cup almonds
  • 1 ½ cups cashews
  • 4 cardamom pods
  • 1 ½ Tbs agave nectar
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 1-3 Tbs lemon juice

Grind the nuts in a food processor until powdery but not buttery.  Remove the seeds from the cardamom pods and crush.  Stir together the nut powder, cardamom powder, salt, lemon juice, and agave nectar.  Using hands, mash it all together until cohesive.  Roll out onto  cutting board.  Slive and serve.

Modified from: http://roshis.com/barfi-and-potluck/


Alternative Hummi

Ok. So we did not have time (and effort and coordination so far) to put up a full fledget post, so we bring you at least the photos in the meantime. A lot of photos.

Ta Ta Ta Taaaaa
(Yes, this is an intertextual reference to Schuman’s White Horse Butcher, available in the UVA Library Special Collections upon request.)

Embryo of the future post: We did some hummi! Among others we did

  • Coconut Lime Hummu
  • Coffee Coconut Hummus
  • Mint Hummus
  • Coffee Hummus
  • Paprika Hummus
  • Apple Hummus
  • Wasabi Hummus (!)
  • Garlic Hummus

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