RAW BLUEBERRY TART

{ IT’S ALMOST TIME FOR BERRIES HERE IN THE SOUTHER ALPS OF NEW ZEALAND! THIS RAW TART IS SOMETHING I LOOKING FORWARD TOO, ITS SO EASY TO MAKE AND THE RESULT IS ALWAYS ASTONISHING. }

{ INGREDIENTS }

CRUST

150g dried shredded coconut

150g cashews, dry

pinch natural seasalt

3 tbs honey or date paste*

FILLING

6 pitted Medjool dates, chopped

500g frozen blueberries, melted

100g frozen or fresh blueberries

2 tbs Psyllium husk powder (1 T per 2 c of mixture)

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

1/8 tsp lime juice

{ METHOD }

To make the crust:

In a food processor grind the shredded coconut into a fine powder. Add the cashews and continue processing. Add the honey and natural sea salt and process until the mixture sticks together or forms a ball.

Line a tart tin with clean film and press into a pie plate to form a crust.

Pour the 100g frozen blueberries into the crust and distribute evenly.

For the Filling:

Blend the 500g  de-frosted blueberries with the dates, vanilla extract and lime juice in a blender until well blended. Add the Psyllium husk powder and blend shortly to distribute it well in the mixture.

Pour mixture over the frozen blueberries in the pie crust. Tap pie form a few times on the working surface to let excess air escape and the mixture distribute evenly.

Refrigerate before serving and garnish with mango butterflies, shredded coconut, blueberries, fruit slices, or yellow flowers.

Prep time: 20 MINUTES
Cook time: 30 MINUTES
Total time: 
+ 6 – 8 SLICES +

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