3 Dec 2014

Vegan, Gluten Free, No Bake Pumpkin Pie

Thanksgiving marks the beginning of pumpkin pie season for many folks. This vegan, gluten free, no bake pumpkin pie recipe is absolutely delicious, and a perfectly healthy addition to your holiday dessert table. It’s a cinch to throw together, and requires almost no settling time either. A yummy, easy, good-for-you pie? This one will be on our dessert menu from here on out!

Vegan, No Bake Pumpkin Pie

Vegan, Gluten Free, No Bake Pumpkin Pie

Ingredients

For the Crust

1 cup raw walnuts
1 cup raw almonds
3/4 cup Medjool dates
2 tbsp maple syrup, plus more if needed

For the Filling

16 oz pumpkin puree
3/4 cup cashew butter
1/2 cup maple syrup
1/2 cup coconut milk
1/4 cup coconut sugar
2 tbsp ground flaxseed
1 tsp pure vanilla
2 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp each of nutmeg, cloves and ground ginger

Directions
  • For the crust, pulse all ingredients in food processor until a sticky meal is formed
  • Press into pie dish
  • Blend together all pie filling ingredients until smooth
  • In a shallow saucepan over medium heat, whisk filling continuously for at least 5 minutes until the mixture thickens
  • Pour into pie dish one thick, and then let set in the fridge for at least one hour

Vegan, Gluten Free & No Bake Pumpkin Pie

This post is provided by the Herbal Academy of New England’s vegan cooking teacher, Lisa Kelly. Lisa is the founder, personal chef, and blogger at The Vegan Pact.