This recipe is from Jennifer Cornbleet's book Raw Food Made Easy. You can find more about it here. I really enjoy this recipe... Makes me Love love love Raw food even more! Takes some prep.. but it is totally worth it!
Taco Nut Meat
1/2 cup Almonds (dry) 1/2 cup Walnuts (dry) 1TBSP Ground Cumin 1TBSP Ground Coriander 1/3 cup extra virgin Olive Oil 2/3 tsp Sea Salt 1 tsp Nama Shoyu or Bragg Liquid Aminos
*Process almonds and walnuts into a powder. (I use a coffee grinder) Place nut meal into a mixing bowl. Add cumin, coriander, olive oil, salt, and Braggs aminos and mix well. Set aside.
2 cups Brazil nuts ( I use almond because they are more alkaline) Juice of 2 lemons, about 4 TBSP 3 cloves of garlic 1/2 habanero or jalapeno pepper 1 bunch of cilantro leaves 1/2 cup water, as needed
* Blend nuts, lemon juice, garlic, jalapeno, and cilantro until smooth.. adding only as much water as needed to create a smooth cheese.
2 tomatoes 1 1/2 tsp fresh cilantro 1 1/2 tsp minced red onlin 1/2 tps fresh lime juice 1/4 tsp crushed garlic (1/2 clove) 1/4 tsp minced jalapeno, (cayenne to taste). salt to taste
Use lettuce leaves as a tortilla Filling: 2 cups spinach leaves 2 TBSP extra virgin Olive Oil Pinch of sea salt 1 batch of Baja cheese 1 batch of taco Nut meat 1 batch of Salsa
*Toss spinach leaves with olive oil and sea salt. Put the leaves into the bottom of each lettuce cup. Top with Baja cheese, Taco nut meat,and salsa..
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