From Southern Pressed Juicery, the Greenville, South Carolina-based purveyors of cold pressed juices, superfood smoothies, salads, and other healthy snacks, comes a deliciously simple recipe for cinnamon raison “oatmeal cookies.” The quotation marks aren’t just us being cute with punctuation; there is no actual oatmeal or baking involved in this equation—these tasty treats are chilled and served raw. Featuring energy and health-boosting ingredients, the “cookies” are easy to make and sweetly satisfying, making them the perfect guilt-free pairing for a cup of green tea.
Raw Cinnamon Raisin “Oatmeal Cookies”
3 cups chopped almonds
1/2 cup agave nectar
4 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/2 cup coconut oil
2 tablespoons cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon sea salt
1 cup raisins
Soak raisins in hot water, then drain.
Combine all ingredients.
Scoop mixture into 1/2-ounce balls onto a baking sheet, then chill.
Form chilled balls into cookies, and enjoy!
For additional healthy food inspiration and information about the health benefits of the ingredients they use, visit the Southern Pressed Juicery website. And if you’re in Greenville, stop by and sample their cleansing, immune-system boosting, energizing fare in person!
Southern Pressed Juicery // Greenville, SC // 864.729.8626
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