Herb Cream Cheese made with the Vitamix

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Herb Cream Cheese Recipe


1 1/2 cup cashews (soaked overnight)
2 lemons (juice only)
1/4 teaspoon salt
2-3 cloves garlic
Finely chopped parsley and basil (handful each or to taste)
3/4 cup water 


Process all the ingredients in a Super Blender until thoroughly combined.
Spread the herb cheese onto a piece of bread, top with a cucumber, and enjoy!

*Serves 4-6

Did you know?

Cashew nuts have a very low fat content which is very good for the heart, cholesterol levels and weight loss. The calcium and magnesium content will keep your bones and teeth strong and healthy.

Garlic, which is closely related to onions, leeks and shallots is normally added to food to enhance the flavour and aroma but did you know that at its most basic garlic is medicine in nature. Just one clove of garlic has the following components, Vitamin C, B6, manganese selenium and fibre. It also contains calcium iron and potassium which help strengthen the bones in the body. It is known to be very effective for the common cold and flu’s as it helps boost the immune system to get rid of the accumulated toxins. It is also known to help lower blood pressure, cholesterol and the risk of heart diseases. The antioxidants contained in garlic will help the kidney’s in detoxing the body from chemicals and other toxins that accumulate over time.