by Buffy Ellen
I put this recipe together as part of Loving Earth's Maca Powder Appreciation Week. This is my favourite way to take Maca, other than in a spiced hot chocolate of course. Some people find the taste of Maca a little earthy, but when you combine it with coconut milk and dates, it turns into a sweet caramel malty taste sensation. Try it out - I think you'll agree!
Serves 2 as a Snack/Dessert
*Always use certified organic ingredients whenever possible*
¾ c coconut milk OR ¾ c water + 1 Tbsp desiccated coconut1 Tbsp maca powder2 medjoul dates1 Tbsp almond/brazil/cashew nut butter½ tsp cinnamon½ tsp vanilla powder OR 2cm vanilla beanPinch sea salt1.5-2 c ice
1. Whizz it all together, then sprinkled desiccated coconut "snow" on top2. Enjoy in front of the fire, with a spoon if needs be
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