The 35 BEST Raw Food Recipes

March 20, 2024

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Want to try a new diet? Check out these raw food recipes! They are super delicious and healthy. You just have to try them!

Whether you’re on a health kick or you just want to try something new, there’s sure to be a recipe for you!

If you want a nice lunch or a yummy dessert you’re in the right place! From Stuffed Avocados to Raw Vegan Chili to Raw Vegan Chocolate Truffles, there’s no shortage of tastiness!

So what are you waiting for? Get ready to find your new favorite recipe. I just know you’ll be impressed!

Collage of four raw food recipes.

Raw Food Recipes:

1. Veggie Wraps (+ Ginger Tahini Dressing)

If you need a quick and easy lunch idea look no further! These Veggie Wraps with Ginger Tahini Dressing are the best! Tasty and healthy? Count me in!

They only take 15 minutes to make and the recipe yields 4 servings. They are filled with collard greens and anything else you’d like! The recipe recommends avocado, carrots, purple cabbage, yellow pepper, tomato, cucumber and micro greens. Yum!

2. Stuffed Avocados

Need a tasty appetizer to impress? How about a yummy snack? Check out these Stuffed Avocados! They are stuffed with cucumbers, bell peppers, diced tomatoes, onions, garlic, and jalapeños. The recipe also provides other creative ideas if you want to get fancy!

They only take 15 minutes to make and the recipe serves 3-6 people. I just know you’ll love them, so give them a try!

3. Raw Vegan Banana Cream Pie

This dairy-free, gluten-free, vegan delight is sure to impress you! Any banana fan will love this Raw Vegan Banana Cream Pie. It’s made with a delicious almond butter coconut sugar caramel sauce!

In total it takes 4 hours and 25 minutes to make but it’s so so worth it! It serves 8-12 people that will adore this dessert. It even has a recipe for coconut whipped cream! You have to try it out!

4. Raw Carrot Salad For Hormone Balance

If you need a yummy gluten-free, paleo, and vegan recipe try this Raw Carrot Salad For Hormone Balance. It’s super quick and easy, and it’s great for gut and hormone health. Sounds like a win!

It only takes 5 minutes to make and the recipe yields 1 serving, so be sure to adjust it accordingly. Make it as a side, entree, or snack. There’s only 4 steps to it. You have to give it a shot!

5. Colorful Raw Vegan Pad Thai Salad

Perhaps you’re craving a more hearty salad. Don’t worry! This Colorful Raw Vegan Pad Thai Salad is so delicious and filling. And it has a creamy peanut butter dressing!

It takes 20 minutes to make and the recipe serves 2 people. With squash, bell peppers, zucchini, red cabbage, carrots, and mung bean sprouts, there’s no shortage of veggies! Add some edamame or tofu for some more protein. You got this!

6. Incredible Raw Carrot Cake

Who could say no to carrot cake?! This Incredible Raw Carrot Cake is so moist, fluffy, and tasty, you wouldn’t believe it’s vegan and gluten-free. It’s made with a yummy cashew frosting that uses maple syrup for sweetener.

It only takes 30 minutes to make and it serves 8-10 people. There’s only 3 steps to it! So if you need an easy dessert in a pinch, check it out! You won’t be disappointed.

7. Raw Beet Ravioli with Almond Thyme Pâté

Doesn’t that sound so fancy? You have to try this Raw Beet Ravioli with Almond Thyme Pâté! It’s super beautiful but super easy. Count me in!

It takes 2 hours to make but I promise it’s worth it. With garlic, thyme, and basil, you can’t go wrong! There’s only a few simple ingredients and it’s gluten-free. The recipe serves 4 lucky people. Don’t miss out!

8. Best Ever Raw Vegan Bread

With the raw vegan diet, bread is surely a craving. Don’t fear! This gluten-free Raw Vegan Bread is so delicious and so nutritious! You won’t be able to stop eating it.

It’s made with buckwheat, zucchini, walnuts, garlic powder, coconut aminos, apple cider vinegar, flaxseeds, sunflower seeds, and a few other healthy ingredients. I know it’s a strange combination but it works! Try it out!

9. Raw Vegan Lasagne

Raw Vegan Lasagne is a classic raw food recipe. You simply have to try it! This version is so yummy and made with layers of macadamia cheese, walnut meat, tomato sauce, pesto, and wilted spinach, with zucchini and basil on top. Yum!

In total, it takes 15 hours to make but 12 of those are inactive. So I promise it’s not as scary as it sounds! Plus it makes a whopping 10 servings! I just know you’ll love it.

10. Raw Vegan Caramel Slice with Pecans

How could you say no to a little caramel? This Raw Vegan Caramel Slice with Pecans is not only scumptious but healthy too! It uses dates and vanilla to sweeten it up.

The caramel is made from tahini, dates, and vanilla essence and it’s so good! The recipe takes 45 minutes to make and 15 of those minutes are for them to freeze. The recipe makes 12 pieces. Give it a try!

11. Fermented Cauliflower Raw Vegan Crab Cakes

Craving some crab cakes? These Fermented Cauliflower Raw Vegan Crab Cakes should do the trick! They are super unique and tasty, you just have to love them.

The panko bread crumbs are made from seasame seeds, nutritional yeast, coconut flour, and seasonings. The dipping sauce is made with cashew cream, horseradish, hot sauce, capers, lemon juice, dijon mustard, and shallot. Yum!

12. Raw Taco Collard Wraps

These scrumptious Raw Taco Collard Wraps are stuffed with mushroom, walnuts, coconut aminos, cauliflower rice, avocado, tomato, cilantro, and lots of seasonings. There’s even a Hemp Nacho Sauce!

The wraps take just 30 minutes to make and the recipe yields 1-2 servings. They are super yummy and wrapped in a green collard leaf. Sounds good to me!

13. Raw Vegan Donut Holes

Don’t be tempted by traditional donuts! Try these delicious Raw Vegan Donut Holes instead. I promise they’re both better tasting and better for you.

You only need a few simple ingredients! Use rolled oats, cashews, dates, salt, and vanilla extract for the dough and coconut oil, maple syrup, and vanilla powder for the glaze. The recipe yields 8 medium tasty treats. Get to it!

14. Raw Vegan Chocolate Truffles

Sticking with the dessert theme, you have to check out these Raw Vegan Chocolate Truffles! Any chocolate fan will go crazy. And you only need 5 ingredients!

They take 45 minutes to make and the recipe yields 20 truffles. Get creative and mix in peppermint extract or cayenne pepper. Or top them with crushed hazelnuts, coconut, or cocoa powder. The possibilities are endless!

15. Raw Vegan Veggie Burger

In the mood for a burger? Look no further! This Raw Vegan Veggie Burger is simply the best. It’s super flavorful and full of fun spices and veggies. You’ll love it!

The burgers take 30 minutes to make and the recipe serves 4 people. With walnuts, sunflower seeds, and flaxseeds, there’s no shortage of protein. Give it a try for yourself!

16. Raw Cashew Mango Cabbage Wraps

Calling alll mango lovers! This recipe for Raw Cashew Mango Cabbage Wraps is for you! They are so beautiful and full of color and flavor. Yum!

They only take 20 minutes to make and the recipe serves 6 people. The wraps are filled with mango, avocado, carrots, red pepper, cucumber, cilantro, basil, and a homemade cashew filling. And they’re topped with a Mango Tahini dressing. Sounds good to me!

17. Raw Veggie Chili

Don’t miss out on a classic winter dish. Try this Raw Vegan Chili instead! It’s made with lots of veggies, seasonings, and a mushroom walnut “meat”. Perfect!

It takes only 15 minutes to make and serves 2-4 people. It’s so flavorful, you won’t be able to stop eating it! Serve it with vegan sour cream, sliced avocado, or lime wedges on top. Go ahead and give it a try!

18. Raw Apple-Cinnamon & Chia Breakfast Bowl

Looking for a breakfast ideas? This Raw Apple-Cinnamon & Chia Breakfast Bowl should do the trick! It’s super cozy, packed with fiber, and perfect for the holidays.

It takes an hour and 15 minutes to make but that’s just because it needs to be refrigerated for an hour. It serves 2 people and only 3 main ingredients are required. You won’t want to miss out on this simple and tasty dish!

19. Cauliflower Tabbouleh with Almond Tahini Sauce

If you need a fun and healthy lunch, try this Cauliflower Tabbouleh with Almond Tahini Sauce! It’s full of vitamins and flavor. I know you’ll love it!

The recipe only takes 15 minutes to make and yields 4 servings. It has tomatoes, cucumbers, parsley, mint, and of course, cauliflower rice! There’s only 4 steps to this easy recipe, so give it a shot!

20. Raw Sprouted Chickpea Hummus

Hummus is such an easy and fun appetizer or snack idea. This Raw Sprouted Chickpea Hummus is perfect for any party. It’s sure to impress your guests! And it’s super nutritious!

It takes 3 days to sprout the dried chickpeas but the prep time for the hummus is only 10 minutes! It can serve 8 people. WIth garlic, cumin, and smoked paprika, it’s gotta be good. So try it out!

21. Raw Creamy Vegan Miso Soup

‘Tis the season for some cozy soup! This Raw Creamy Vegan Miso Soup is the absolute best. It has shiitakes, baby bella mushrooms, organic miso, hemp hearts, and other yummy seasonings!

The soup takes 35 minutes to make and the recipe serves 4-6 people. Top it with wakame, scallions, or shallots. It’s so creamy and delicious, you’ll be begging for more. Try it out!

22. Dairy Free Paleo Lemon Bars

Who doesn’t love a good lemon bar? These Dairy Free Paleo Lemon Bars are guaranteed to raise your raw food dessert standards. The crust is made with dates and nuts and it’s so yummy.

The bars need to set in the freezer for 24 hours before you can enjoy them but the prep time is only 10 minutes. The recipe makes an incredible 16 bars, so make sure you share! You won’t want to.

23. Raw Fruit Pizza 

I know what you’re thinking, “Fruit pizza?! No way.” But hear me out! This Raw Fruit Pizza has a dessert/snack vibe to it and it’s so easy to make. You only need 3 ingredients for the crust and 4 for the frosting!

You can top it with any fruit you’d like. It’s sure to be a fan favorite with kids. The recipe yields 8 servings, so there’s plenty to share! I just know you’ll enjoy this tasty and pretty recipe!

24. Vegan Gluten Free Kale and Kelp Salad

If you need a super healthy and scrumptious lunch, try this Vegan Gluten Free Kale and Kelp Salad! Kelp is full of vitamins and nutrients and it’s so tasty. A win-win!

The salad is super easy to make and the recipe yields 3-4 servings. With kale, kelp noodles, avocado, carrots, bell peppers, nutritional yeast, and black sesame seeds, it has to be tasty. Only one way to find out!

25. Raw Food “Burrito”

I know you miss burritos. So check out this Raw Food “Burrito”! It’s sure to satisfy your cravings. The burritos are wrapped with large lettuce leaves, but I promise they are still super tasty!

The recipe only takes 20 minutes to make and serves 6-8 people. The burritos have jalapeños, corn, avocados, tomatoes, yellow onions, and cilantro. You have to try them out!

26. Chocolate Rawnola (5 ingredients!)

Chocolate as a healthy snack? Count me in! This Chocolate Rawnola is super simple and super yummy, with onlt 5 ingredients to it. You can have it for breakfast, with yogurt or smoothies, or on its own as a snack!

Wanna know the best part? It only takes 5 minutes to make! The recipe yields 2.5 cups of granola, so double it if you want some more. Just like many of the others on this list, the sweetness comes from dates. Try it out!

27. Raw Spiralized Beet & Mandarin Salad with Mint

This yummy Raw Spiralized Beet & Mandarin Salad with Mint is super easy and delicious. I know you’ll love this light and healthy meal. There’s only 5 ingredients to it!

This salad takes just 15 minutes to make and it serves 2 people. It’s perfect for a date night! There’s only 3 steps to it. Don’t miss out on this tasty and nutritious salad!

28. Caprese Herb and Tomato Tart

In the mood for something fancy? Try this Caprese Herb and Tomato Tart! It’s super elegant and filled with a cashew “cheese”. The crust is made from walnuts and the tomato marinade liquid. Yum!

You can eat it right away or let it chill for 4+ hours to let the “cheese” firm up. The recipe yields a 9.5 inch tart. You can keep the leftovers in the fridge for 2-3 days. Get to it!

29. Raw Vegan Pecan Pie

It’s that time of the year for some pecan pie! Don’t miss out on the festivities! Try this Raw Vegan Pecan Pie instead. It’s guaranteed to blow your mind. It even has vegan whipped cream!

It only takes 30 minutes to make and it serves 10 people. The crust is made from pecans, walnuts, dessicated coconut, and pitted dates. Sounds yummy right? So give it a try!

30. Raw Vegan Tuna Salad

You have to try this Raw Vegan Tuna Salad! It’s super easy to make and so yummy. It’s an easy lunch to pack with you to work or school. The dulse flakes help give it that tuna flavor.

The recipe serves 2, so double it if you’re cooking for the family. It’s made of sunflower seeds, apples, carrots, celery, and seasonings, and it’s laid on a bed of greens. Go ahead and try it out!

31. Refreshingly Light Raw Pasta Primavera

This yummy “pasta” is sure to tickle your fancy. It’s made with cucumber noodles, marinated veggies, and nuts. The recipe does call for parmesan cheese, but feel free to leave it out!

It takes 40 minutes to make in total and the recipe yields 4 servings. It’s full of veggies with broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, bell peppers, black olives, and of course, cucumbers. You have to give it a try!

32. Easy Broccoli Salad

If you like broccoli then you have to try this Easy Broccoli Salad. It’s a life changer! The dressing is made with cashews and it’s super creamy and delicious. You won’t want to miss out!

The salad takes just 25 minutes to make and yields 6 servings. It’s super easy, especially if you have a food processor. Make sure you chill it before eating for the tastiest results. Now get to it!

33. Chocolate Donuts (raw vegan)

How could you resist Chocolate Donuts?! These donuts are gluten-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, and raw vegan. And they are so yummy! You have to try these healthy treats.

They take 20 minutes to make and the recipe yields 6 servings, so make sure you share. The chocolate glaze is made from date syrup, cacao powder, and coconut oil, and it’s so delicious. Go for it!

34. The Best Deluxe Raw Pizza Recipe Ever!

If you’re craving pizza, get ready for your new favorite recipe! It’s tastes just like traditional pizza but it’s healthy for you. It can’t get better than this! Ever inch of it is homemade.

The “cheese” is made from zucchini, macadamia nuts, lemon juice, green onions, and oregano, and trust me, it works. Keep in mind that you do need a food dehydrator for the recipe, so plan accordingly. You got this!

35. Raw Chocolate Peanut Snickers Truffles

Last but definitely not least is of course, dessert! These Raw Chocolate Peanut Snickers Truffles are simply the best and perfect for any chocolate-peanut lovers. How could you say no?

They take an hour to make in total and the recipe yields 8 truffles. They consist of a smooth and delicious peanut butter truffle dipped in a chocolate coating and chopped peanuts. My mouth is watering already!

Here you go! These are the 35 BEST Raw Food Recipes. There’s so many tasty dishes to choose from, which one will you try first?

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35 BEST Raw Food Recipes

Looking for delicious and healthy raw food recipes? Look no further! From Veggie Wraps to Raw Carrot Cake, we’ve got you covered. Try them out now!


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