Sprouted Lentil and Parsley Salad with Raw Almond Butter Dressing
Here's a tasty, high-protein and nutrient-dense raw vegan salad recipe featuring sprouted lentils, avocado chunks, cucumber, cherry tomatoes and parsley and topped with a tasty raw almond butter dressing.
1 tsp raw almond butter (remember that U.S. produced almonds are typically heat-treated)
1 tsp ground flax seeds
2 cloves fresh garlic
1 tsp chopped fresh ginger
1 tsp nama shoyu
Sea salt, black pepper and chili pepper to taste
1 cup lentil sprouts
½ cup chopped parsley
1 tsp finely chopped spring onion
½ avocado cut into squares
1/4 cup cherry tomatos cut in half
¼ cup cubed cucumber
Sprout lentils for 2-3 day until tails are present.
Put dressing ingredients into blender and blend until smooth.
Prepare and place salad ingredients into a serving bowl.
Pour dressing over salad ingredients.
Serve with dehydrated flax crackers, Essene rye bread or celery sticks.
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