News: All Raw Cheesecake

All Raw Cheesecake

Just because my kids can't eat white flour and sugar doesn't mean they never get treats.  This cheesecake is a favorite in our family and is often used as birthday cake.  You can decorate it with fruit such as sliced strawberries to give it a more festive look.  The recipe is taken from the book Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon.

The Ingredients

  • 2 cups crispy almonds


  • to make crispy almonds, you first soak them overnight in salty water, then dehydrate them. Regular raw almonds work fine too
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 4 cups home made cream cheese


  • to make cream cheese pour yogurt onto a clean dishcloth over a strainer to allow the liquid whey to separate from the curds. When all the whey is drained out you are left with cream cheese
  • 4 eggs, separated at room temperature
  • 1 1/4 cups milk, preferably raw
  • 2 tablespoons gelatin
  • 1/2 cup raw honey (can get by with less)
  • 1 tablespoon of vanilla (I also add 1-2 tablespoons almond extract)
  • pinch sea salt

Step 1

Put egg yolks and milk in a sauce pan, beat lightly, sprinkle with gelatin and warm slightly until gelatin is dissolved.

Step 2

In a food processor, combine cream cheese, honey and vanilla and process until smooth.

Step 3

Add yolk mixture and process until smooth. Transfer to a bowl and place in refrigerator while beating eggs.

Step 4

Beat egg whites with a pinch of salt until stiff, and fold into cream cheese mixture.

Step 5

In a food processor, process dates and almonds until they form a sticky mass. Press into a buttered 9-inch by 13-inch pyrex pan to form a crust.

Step 6

Pour cream cheese mixture into crust. Chill several hours or overnight before serving.

Want to master Microsoft Excel and take your work-from-home job prospects to the next level? Jump-start your career with our Premium A-to-Z Microsoft Excel Training Bundle from the new Gadget Hacks Shop and get lifetime access to more than 40 hours of Basic to Advanced instruction on functions, formula, tools, and more.

Buy Now (97% off) >

Other worthwhile deals to check out:

Join the Next Reality AR Community

Get the latest in AR — delivered straight to your inbox.

Be the First to Comment

Share Your Thoughts