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Dec 10, 2018: Bourbon Barrel Aged Fudge

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If you click on the recipe title I will walk you through on how to make this simple, yet delicious raw, vegan, sweet treat for the holidays.

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Dec 09, 2018: Winter Indoor Snowball Vignette

No matter where you live, artificial snowballs will make for a fun and whimsical addition to your Christmas decor and can even be displayed beyond the holidays. A few days ago I got to spend the… Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 05, 2018: Macadamia Nuts – A Hard Nut to Crack

Macadamia nuts have a very hard seed coat enclosed in a green husk that splits open as the nut matures. It holds a creamy white kernel containing up to 80% oil, which accounts for their rich, buttery flavor.

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Dec 04, 2018: Peanut Butter Chocolate Swirl Protein Bark

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This recipe will help you out if you find yourself short of time but need a quick treat to make for loved ones, holiday gatherings, or just for yourself!

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Nov 28, 2018: Guava Fruit – Move over Apples

How yellow guava grows and raw guava in vegan diets

Just like most fruits, there are dozens of varieties of guavas being grown in the world today. They can be round, oval, or pear-shaped, and the skin color may range from green to yellow.

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Nov 21, 2018: Pomelo Fruit – Grapefruit on Steroids?

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Pomelos... They remind me of a sweet grapefruit on steroids. The fruit of a growing pomelo tree is the largest citrus fruit in the world, from 4-12 inches across! LOVE that.

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Nov 19, 2018: A Thanksmas Gift for Your Friends and Family

Today, I want to take a moment to express my gratitude to all of you who have been so supportive of my passion here at Nouveauraw. This site has been in existence since 2007, and it has…...

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Nov 16, 2018: Our Thanksmas Celebration

Good morning! I hope this email finds you bright-eyed and bushy-tailed. I have been so busy this past month and I wanted to share with you just what the heck I have been up to. By the time you get this email, we will be in the midst of a week-long “Thanksmas” Celebration with some of our family and friends. As much as I wish YOU were joining us, I thought that by sharing some of my creations, decor, and ideas, it would bring you into our world a little bit more.

Have a blessed and happy weekend, hugs. amie sue

Nov 14, 2018: Starfruit – The Entire Fruit is Edible

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If you are new to starfruit the taste can be a complex flavor that may be tart or sweet, combining flavors of pineapples and lemons. The entire fruit is edible, except the seeds. Starfruit has a slightly waxy textured skin, and the inside flesh is firm, crunchy and extremely juicy – quenching any thirst.

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Nov 07, 2018: Sunflowers – Sun Trackers

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The sunflower stalk can grow...
The center of the flower that houses the seeds can hold as many as...
Due to its deep roots and ability to soak up water and harmful substances, sunflowers are often used for...
The leaves are large, individual, with long stems, and heart-shaped. The stem usually develops...

The answers to these questions plus more lay within, click on the link and come learn more about the foods you are eating.

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Nov 04, 2018: Nutty Gingerbread Muesli

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Oh yes! It is that time of year... Fall. The air is brisk and chilly, the house is warm and cozy and I am ready to tuck myself within for the winter months. When this time of year rolls around all I can think of is sewing, writing, creating recipes, working on art projects... all while sipping a rich aromatic tea. Do you ever wonder why or how a quick whiff of cinnamon, nutmeg, or cloves can trigger a cascade of memories?

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Oct 31, 2018: Grapefruit – Pucker Up Buttercup

Have you ever noticed trees that are painted white on the bottom? Ever wonder why? Come learn about here, plus many other interesting facts about how grapefruits grow and are harvested.

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Oct 24, 2018: Walnut Trees and How They Grow

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We have all heard of a flock of birds or a herd of cows, but what do you call rows and rows of walnut trees? The answers lay within... click on the title above and learn so much more about walnuts and how they end up in your grocery cart.

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Oct 17, 2018: Pumpkins – They are Technically a Fruit

Using pumpkins in raw recipes

As many of you may know, I lived in Alaska for twenty-eight years. One of the great festivities that we looked forward to each year was the Alaska State Fair. One of the first stops…...

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Oct 15, 2018: Perfecting the Springform Pan and Crusts

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today, I am going to share a few tips and tricks on how to create an aesthetically pleasing crust that can be used in both sweet and savory applications.

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Oct 12, 2018: Hemp Seed Milk

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"Milk does a body good." Well, hemp milk definitely does a body good! It is a nutritional powerhouse, loaded with essential fatty acids, essential amino acids used to build protein in the body.

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Oct 10, 2018: The Where Our Food Comes From Series

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I created this section to shine a spotlight on a particular food or ingredient that we often use in our raw culinary journey.

Oct 08, 2018: Hemp Seeds – Super Tricky to Harvest

So what exactly is hemp, and how is it different from the psychoactive form of cannabis that we consume medicinally and recreationally? Ever been curious about that? If so, click on the link above and come more about this superfood!

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Oct 05, 2018: AmieSue.com

With Summer behind us and Winter in front of us… I am nestling in comfortably to our new Fall weather.  This is my favorite time of the year. I love the brisk days, the chilly nights,… Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28, 2018: How to Grow your own SCOBY from Scratch

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The easiest way to get a SCOBY is just to buy a kombucha starter kit online or acquire one from a friend, but I get that it isn't always possible.  Here, you will learn how to create one from the ground up. Ok, maybe not entirely from the ground up... we are going to cheat a little.  We are going to piggy-back off of a store-bought raw kombucha.

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Sep 24, 2018: #6 – How to Print a Recipe

One of the features on Nouveauraw.com is that you can print the recipes. As you read through the recipe posts, you will find a print button towards the bottom right-hand corner. A nice big green… Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19, 2018: Strawberry Jam Cultured Cheesecake (served 2 ways)

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This cheesecake is loaded with probiotic-rich nutrients, has a creamy, luxurious texture and coats the mouth with a delicate kiss of strawberry freshness. Raw, vegan, and full of nutrition!

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Sep 17, 2018: #7 – Join Our Private Facebook Group (for paid members)

One of the many great things about the Internet is the connection that can take place between people that span across the globe. I can’t even begin to share just how amazing it has been… Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 10, 2018: How to Ship a SCOBY

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If you are not intending to make a business out of shipping SCOBYs, and want to send one to a friend or two – then here is a quick and easy method.

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Sep 06, 2018: What is a SCOBY?

What the heck is a SCOBY Amie Sue? In my non-scientific tongue, I refer to it as being a big slimy blob of bacteria that is here to take over the world. But hey, that's just me. To get really technical is it a beautiful arrangement of bacteria and yeast.  "SCOBY" is actually an acronym

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