Special Recipe from Naked Treaties!!!

Naked Treaties is a raw vegan business based in Byron Bay. They have their own cafe space in the centre of town and also offer their delicious healthy treats through stockists around the country.

From the Raw Bar they also offer raw food workshops, seasonal cleanses, special events and an extensive menu of superfood smoothies, delicious breakfasts and savoury lunches as well as their beautiful range of cakes, chocolates, balls, ice creams and more!

Everything is made by hand with 100% organic ingredients, their range is entirely free from gluten, dairy, processed sugar and anything remotely artificial.

Jemma, owner and visionary of the business, has offered us a gorgeous recipe of her own to share.

Matcha cake

MATCHA GREEN TEA CAKE

 

FOR THE BASE:

1½ packed cups pitted Medjool dates soaked

3 cups desiccated coconut

1 teaspoon Celtic or Himalayan crystal salt

 

METHOD:

Whiz all ingredients together until dates are completely broken up and the mixture is dough-like.

Press evenly into a 22cm spring form tin and set aside

 

FOR THE CAKE:

1 cup melted coconut oil

Juice of 2 limes (keep skin for decoration)

½ cup coconut nectar/agave or honey

3 large avocados

1cup coconut meat

1 heaped tablespoon of Lucuma (optional)

1 heaped teaspoon Matcha Green Tea (powdered)

1 teaspoon salt

¼ cup of coconut water or almond milk (add a little more if mix is too thick to blend).

 

METHOD:

Combine all the above ingredients in a high speed blender until very smooth.

Refrigerate for at least 4 hours to set or place in the freezer if you are short on time.

Serve chilled with macadamia shavings or crushed pistachios, zested lime curls, goji berries, edible flowers and fresh mint.

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