3 posts in group almond-extract

Baked Sweet Potato Spring Rolls with Strawberry Sauce

An easy dessert, breakfast or dinner wrapped in a convenient handheld package. Creamy sweet Potatoes wrapped in a crispy shell and paired with a strawberry sauce. The combination is strange to say the least but it will be a winner in your book! Revamp the classic cinnamon and nutmeggy sweet potatoes with some agave and almond extract.   The addition of the strawberry sauce completes the dish in a crispy and chewy delight.   Sweet potatoes and strawberries........ Continue Reading

Carrot Mango Pudding Tarts

I say the more carrots in your life the better... This recipe was inspired by the Indian Dessert "Gajar Halwa" which is a Carrot Pudding. In general this dessert is vegetarian so it does use milk and butter so I took it upon myself to capture the essence of the dish but make it completely plant based. One of the benefits of using carrots in a dessert is that carrots have a sweet taste to them individually so they do not need to add a lot of additional sugar. Also, by pairing the ... Continue Reading

Almond Coconut Explosion Cake

I set out to vegan"ize" one cake but after a million fails.....a completely different creation came about!! This Almond Coconut Cake is an absolute delight. It truly is an explosion of almonds and coconuts as they are basically the only ingredients in different forms. Is that so wrong???? I don't think so... We use coconut in liquid and solid form and almonds in three different textures!!! Is your mind BLOWN YET?!?! Anyways...have you tried making your own dairy free whipped cream ... Continue Reading