Tropical Cashew Nut Butter

You can make a homemade cashew nut butter with any kind of oil, so feel free to substitute using whatever you have on hand, but you’re in for a real treat when you use coconut oil in this recipe! These are great ways to add calories when appetite is poor.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 2 cups roasted cashews
  • ½ tsp. sugar
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • 4 Tbsp. coconut oil

Directions

  • Process the cashews, sugar, and salt in a food processor on high speed until finely ground. Continue processing until cashews form a thick paste.
  • Slowly add coconut oil until smooth and creamy, scraping down sides and adding more oil if needed.

Recipe Information

Serves: 6

Ingredients

  • 2 cups roasted cashews
  • ½ tsp. sugar
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • 4 Tbsp. coconut oil

Directions

  • Process the cashews, sugar, and salt in a food processor on high speed until finely ground. Continue processing until cashews form a thick paste.
  • Slowly add coconut oil until smooth and creamy, scraping down sides and adding more oil if needed.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories310
Total Fat28g
Saturated Fat11g
Cholesterol0mg
Sodium95mg
Total Carbohydrate12g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars3g
Protein7g