Cashew Sour Cream

Cashew Sour Cream

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Recipe Rating: 2.99508
Makes about 1 1/4 cups
This simple vegan sour cream is wonderfully rich and tasty. Try it with chopped salads in place of mayonnaise, with anything Mexican or on its own as a dip for vegetables or crackers. Watch our how-to video.
Ingredients: 
  • 1 cup raw cashews
  • 2 teaspoons cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon fine sea salt
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Method: 
Place cashews in a cup or small bowl and cover by about 1/2 inch with boiling water. Let soak 30 minutes.

Drain cashews and place in a blender with vinegar, lemon, salt and about 1/4 cup water. Blend until very smooth, adding more water as required to purée the mixture.
Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving: Serving size: about 2 tablespoons, 80 calories (50 from fat), 6g total fat, 1g saturated fat, 30mg sodium, 4g carbohydrates, 2g protein.
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