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Raw Lemon Tart

Video Recipe

Makes: 1 tart

Serves: 8-10

Raw Lemon Tart

Equipment

Ingredients - Crust

  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 1 cup almond meal
  • 6-8 medjool dates (pitted)
  • 1/2 tsp organic vanilla paste
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt

Ingredients - Lemon Filling

  • 1/4 cup very hot filtered water
  • 1 Tbsp flaked agar agar
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • zest of 1 organic lemon
  • 2 Tbsp raw coconut nectar
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 3 Tbsp raw coconut butter
  • 1 Tbsp raw coconut oil

Method - Crust

  1. Put all the crust ingredients into the Vitamix 2L container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  2. Select Variable 1. Turn the machine on and quickly increase the speed to 10, then override to High.
  3. Use tamper really well to press the ingredients into the blades.
  4. Blend for 45-60 seconds or until the ingredients are starting to hold together, forming a rough dough.
  5. Stop the machine and press the mixture into a lined cake tin (Make sure to mould up the sides about 2cm so you can fill it with the Lemon mixture).
  6. Place your crust into a food dehydrator and dehydrate for about 6 hours at 43 degrees Celsius. If you don’t have a dehydrator you can set the base in a freezer for about 1 hour.

Method - Lemon Filling 

  1. Place the agar agar into a bowl and dissolve with about 2 Tbsp of very hot filtered water. Once dissolved, let cool to room temperature.
  2. Put all the lemon filling ingredients into the Vitamix 2L container in the order listed and secure the lid.
  3. Select Variable 1. Turn the machine on and quickly increase the speed to 10, then override to High.
  4. Use tamper to press the ingredients into the blades if required.
  5. Blend for 30-60 seconds or until smooth and stop the machine
  6. Pour the Lemon filling into the prepared crust and place in the fridge for about 4-6 hours or until set and chilled.
  7. Garnish with strawberries and kiwi fruit.

Notes

  • CLICK HERE for Dehydrating Frequently Asked Questions.

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