This frosting is perfect for those who are trying to limit their sugar intake. It’s creamy, smooth, with a touch of sweetness from stevia.

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In a large bowl add cashews and dates along with enough water to cover them. Allow to sit for one hour. CashewCreamFrosting2

Drain off water and add cashews and dates into a blender, along with lemon juice, sweetener, and half of the coconut milk. Process on high, stopping to scrape sides down. Add more coconut milk until mixture is smooth and creamy (like the consistency of mayonnaise). CashewCreamFrosting3

Pour into a container and refrigerate for an hour to firm up into a spreadable consistency. Use as desired on cakes or cupcakes, or as a dip for fruit slices. CashewCreamFrosting4

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Sugar Free Cashew Cream Frosting

Marla Hingley
A smooth creamy frosting that is perfect for those on a sugar-reduced diet.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 2 hrs
Total Time 2 hrs
Servings 16

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup raw cashews
  • 6 dates pitted
  • 1 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 7-15 drops or 1 tsp powdered stevia or more to taste
  • 400 ml can coconut milk premium or light*

Instructions
 

  • In a large bowl add cashews and dates along with enough water to cover them. Allow to sit for one hour.
  • Drain off water and add cashews and dates into a blender. Add lemon juice, sweetener, and half of the coconut milk.
  • Process on high, stopping to scrape sides down. Add more coconut milk until mixture is smooth and creamy (like the consistency of mayonnaise).
  • Pour into a container and refrigerate for an hour to firm up.
  • Use as desired on cakes or cupcakes, or as a dip for fruit slices.

Notes

*If using a Vitamix machine, you probably will only need to use about 1/4 of the coconut milk. Use just enough until mixture is smooth.
Makes about 2 cups
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2 Comments

  1. 5 stars
    Without the stevia, and with a pinch of salt, this makes a good mayonnaise substitute.

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