Archive for August, 2015

The Facts about Vanilla!!

Vanilla is the only fruit-bearing member of the orchid family. The flower that produces the vanilla bean lasts only one day. The beans are hand-picked and then cured, wrapped, and dried in a process that takes 4 to 6 months. After saffron, vanilla is the most expensive spice in the world. In Europe, vanilla was more…

Raw Food Factory Chocolate Caramel Cups!!

CHOCOLATE CARAMEL CUPS Makes 6 cups: 1/4 cup Raw Food Factory Cacao Powder 1/4 cup Coconut oil (liquid) 2 tbsp Raw Food Factory Raw Honey 1/2 tsp Vanilla extract 1/4 cup Smooth almond butter Method: 1. Use a whisk to stir together the coconut oil, honey, and vanilla. 2 Continue whisking while adding the cacao powder more…

That’s not tar, its Molasses…

Blackstrap molasses is a sweetener that is actually good for you. Unlike refined white sugar and corn syrup, which are stripped of virtually all nutrients except simple carbohydrates, or artificial sweeteners like saccharine or aspartame, which not only provide no useful nutrients but have been shown to cause health problems in sensitive individuals, blackstrap molasses more…