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


  • 2 cups roasted cashews
  • 1⁄2 tsp. sugar
  • 1⁄4 tsp. salt
  • 4 Tbsp. coconut oil


  • 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.