7 Best Recipes with Cashews and Pecans
Delicious Recipes with Cashews and Pecans
So many of us love nuts, and cashews and pecans are some of the best ones to enjoy. You can use them to prepare many party food recipes. And when receive a party invitation you’ll have some of the most delicious recipes to bring.
Party food recipes should be as fun to make as the party you are attending, and with these recipes you will have a good time preparing these most delicious recipes. Eatnuts.com Cashews and Pecans not only taste amazing, but they are also full of nutrients that your body will love. Cashews are a great source of iron, folate, vitamin K, magnesium, calcium, vitamin B, zinc, folic acid, vitamin E, and omega-3's. Pecans have over 19 vitamins and minerals including Vitamin A, Vitamin E, folic acid, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, several B vitamins, and zinc. Pecans are also full of fiber that satisfy ten percent of the daily recommended value.
With cashews and pecans there are so many party food recipes you can make. Some of the most delicious recipes out there are healthy, too. We hope that you like these most delicious recipes using cashews and pecans. Let us know which ones are your favorites.
When we were choosing the 7 Most Delicious Recipes with Cashews and Pecans, we took into consideration most people's desire to make healthy choices. Our recipes are perfect for someone who is looking to follow a more plant-based diet, a diabetic friendly diet, or a dairy free diet.
Nuts play a significant role in healthy lifestyle choices as they help us continue to enjoy some of our all-time favorite recipes that are sometimes unhealthy. In childhood, the foods we consume set the tone for how our bodies function when we get older. As we get older the foods that we eat become even more important as so many people are dealing with a variety of chronic diseases like diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. We hope that by making several of our 7 Most Delicious Recipes with Cashews and Pecans, you will find ways to enjoy some of your all-time favorite snacks, dishes, and desserts.
Here are our top picks:
Many people love to munch on nuts, so we thought why not sweeten them up and spice them up? They become a great snack or sweet tooth satisfier. Just because our nut mixes are vegan doesn't mean a non-vegan can't enjoy them. If you prefer a non-vegan variation, you can just replace the flax eggs with egg whites. Either way, your result is going to be delicious, and you will want to have some of these around the house to enjoy when you get the munchies. They are excellent for when you are watching your favorite movie, sports game, going hiking, or if you are out and about.
These party food recipes are also great items for guests to munch on whether the party is a potluck, dinner party, or just a gathering of friends. Savor them during card or board games, at a picnic at the park, or at the beach. The protein and mono saturated fats help satisfy hunger as well as will tide you over until your next meal. If you like things that are sweet, we recommend the Vegan Candied Maple Pecans or the Vegan Cinnamon Spice Cashews. The spice in the Vegan Cinnamon Spice Cashews comes from an allspice flavoring and is not to be confused with a hot spicy. If you are craving something more savory and hot spicy, we highly recommend the Vegan Savory Spiced Nuts. They have a slight kick to them and will make any salt craving go away.
We came up with some recipes that are ideal for anyone that wants to reduce or eliminate dairy from their diet using cashews and pecans. Condensed Cashew Milk is the perfect replacement for any recipe that calls for condensed milk. You can also use it for one of our favorite recipes, Best Key Lime Pie, to replace the 3 cups of sweetened condensed milk.
For all you Latte and Chai tea lovers, you have to try the Vegan Chai Tea Latte. Its creaminess from the nuts and sweetness from the dates make this one of the most delicious recipes for a chai tea latte. There are no added sugars or dairy, and the cashews and pecans pair perfectly with the chai flavors.
Who doesn't love ranch dressing? Many times ranch dressing is forgotten because it is typically not the healthiest option of salad dressings, being full of dairy and saturated fats. You are going to love our healthy Cashew Ranch Dressing. You can feel good about eating it because we leave the dairy out and replace the saturated fats with mono saturated fats which are good for you. The cashews do the trick, paired with parsley and other flavors that will make you want to put this on any of your salads.
Pudding is another one of those childhood recipes that many of us grew up enjoying. Most pudding recipes call for some dairy, so one of the reasons this made the list of 7 Best Recipes with Cashews and Pecans is because it is a dairy free vanilla pudding. If you have kids, you can feel good about giving them a non-dairy pudding option that is full of all the nutrients, vitamins, and minerals mentioned earlier in this article. The other thing that makes this recipe one of our 7 Best Recipes with Cashews and Pecans is that it is sugar-free. Because it is a sugar-free recipe it is not only kid friendly, but also diabetic friendly, and a better choice for anyone who may be trying to stay away from sugar.
There is a reason that all of these recipes made it on the list for the 7 Most Delicious Recipes with Pecans and Cashews. Of course, you can always use them for party food recipes, whether it's dessert or a snack, but they are also spectacular options to make at home to feed yourself, your family and friends. When you make healthier choices, you feel better, have more energy, more vitality, and a clearer mind.
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About the Author
Lisa Saremi is health and wellness coach for Limitless-U and blogger for eatnuts.com. Lisa received training as a Health Coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition's cutting-edge Health Coach Training Program on dietary theories, practical lifestyle management and innovative coaching methods with top health and wellness experts.