Toasted Almond Milk

An easy process for homemade almond milk. Sweeten with your favorite sweetener, or even add dates and a banana.

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  • Good for: 4 cups

Ingredients

1 cup almonds
3 cups water
Pinch of salt
Vanilla (optional)

Toasted Almond Milk

Technique

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

Toast almonds 5 to 10 minutes until slightly brown. Let cool. Soak almonds overnight in 3 cups of water. Drain and rinse well.

Place almonds in a blender with 3 cups of water and a pinch of salt. Blend on high for one minute. Strain thoroughly through a cheesecloth or a jelly bag. You may wish to drain again through a coffee filter.

Sweetening Option:
Add as much or as little to taste.

Agave nectar. Splenda. Brown sugar.

3 dates and/or a banana (add while blending).