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Raw-Pumpkin-Kefir-Cheesecake-1024x680Are you looking for a great alternative and healthy desert that is good for your stomach and intestines too? Well here it is, Raw pumpkin Kefir cheese cake.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups crispy pecans
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 1 cup homemade kefir or yogurt cheese
  • 1 cup crème fraiche or sour cream
  • 2 cups pumpkin puree
  • 4 eggs separated, at room temperature
  • 1 ¼ cups milk, preferably raw but you can also use a non-dairy milk like coconut or almond milk
  • 2 Tbsp gelatin
  • ½ cup raw honey
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla
  • Pinch sea salt

Directions

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

Put egg yolks and milk in a sauce pan, beat lightly, sprinkle with gelatin and warm slightly (not too hot or you will scald the raw milk!) until gelatin is dissolved. In a food processor, combine kefir cheese, crème fraiche, pumpkin puree, honey and vanilla and process until smooth. Add yolk mixture and process until smooth. Transfer to a bowl and place in the refrigerator while you continue with the recipe.

Beat egg whites with a pinch of salt until stiff.

Fold egg whites into the kefir cheese pumpkin mixture and pour into crust. Chill several hours before serving (overnight is best).

This comes from our friends at Homemade Mommy so if you want more great ides check them out at Homemade Mommy

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