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We created this love slice as an easy dessert (or Valentines day creation… it’s next week people) which ticks all the dietary boxes whilst remaining delicious; vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, nut-free… we have your back.

RAW LEMON SLICE

  • Nutritional Breakdown: per portion (whole recipe)

    (g)

  • Calories: 324.6 (4869)
  • Carbs: 10.93 (164)
  • Fat: 30.73 (461)
  • Protein: 3.86 (58)
  • Sodium: 33.66 (505)
  • Sugar: 1.13 (17)
  • Makes:14‒16 slices

INGREDIENTS

  • LEMON LAYER
  • 2 cups (180 g) fine desiccated coconut
  • 1 cup (200 g) coconut oil, melted
  • 120 ml freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • ⅓ tsp ground turmeric
  • ½-1 tsp (4 g) Nuvia Sweetener
  • 1 tbsp (15 g) hulled tahini paste
  • 1 tbsp lemon zest

  • BASE LAYER
  • 1 cup (180 g) buckwheat groats (could use oats or ground almonds)
  • ¼ cup (60 g) hulled tahini
  • ¼ cup (54 g) coconut oil, melted
  • 1-2 tbsp Nuvia Sweetener
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • ⅓ tsp sea salt

  • Freshly grated lemon zest (to garnish, optional)

METHOD

  • 1. Line a 20 cm x 20 cm square tray (4.5 cm deep) with baking paper.
  • 2. Blend the groats and Nuvia Sweetener in a food processor until they form a flour.
  • 3. Add the tahini, melted coconut oil, vanilla extract, salt and blend until combined.
  • 4. Press the mixture firmly down into the lined tray. Flatten and place in the fridge.
  • 5. Melt your coconut oil and add all ingredients, except half of the desiccated coconut, to a high speed food processor.
  • 6. Pulse to incorporate everything then blend on high speed until well combined and the mixture begins to stick together.
  • 7. Stir through remaining desiccated coconut until well combined. Bring out your base layer from the fridge.
  • 8. Dollop the mixture on top of your base layer and flatten down firmly and evenly.
  • 9. Set in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours before slicing. Enjoy.
 

TIPS AND TWEAKS

Could use oranges instead of lemons for a different citrus twist.

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