Homemade Brazil Nut Milk | Nature’s Path

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Homemade Brazil Nut Milk

Created by Nicole Axworthy
Found in: Breakfast, Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, Gluten free, Dairy free, Vegan

Homemade Brazil Nut Milk
Prep Time: 4 hours 15 minutes, Cook Time: 0 minutes, Total Time:
Serves: 
4 cups

 

This rich and creamy nut milk is loaded with essential nutrients, and is surprisingly easy to make at home. Pour it over your morning cereal for a complete brain food fix.

Ingredients: 
  • 1 cup Brazil nuts
  • 3 cup water
  • 2 pitted dates
  • ½ tsp pure vanilla extract
  • Pinch of ground cinnamon
  • Pinch of sea salt
Directions: 
  1. Soak the Brazil nuts in a bowl of water for 4 hours to overnight. (If you have a high-speed blender you can skip this step.)
  2. Drain and rinse the nuts and add to a blender, along with the water, dates, vanilla, cinnamon, and salt. Blend until smooth.
  3. Strain the mixture through a nut milk bag or a few layers of cheesecloth that is held over a bowl or milk container. Squeeze gently to get all the liquid out. Store milk in a mason jar in the fridge for up to 5 days. The milk may separate while sitting, so be sure to give the jar a shake before using.

 

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Nicole Axworthy

Author Bio

Nicole Axworthy is a Canadian recipe developer and food photographer. She is the author of DIY Vegan, a cookbook that teaches you how to make your own vegan staples from scratch, and host of the popular food blog, A Dash of Compassion. Nicole holds a certificate in plant-based nutrition from Cornell University and the T. Colin Campbell Foundation.