Raw Recipes

Classic Ambrosia

Posted on October 03 2011 | (0) Comments
Category: Raw Dessert and Snack Recipes

Yield: 3 to 4 servings
In Greek and Roman mythology, “ambrosia” means “food for the gods.”


  • 2 oranges, peeled and cut into segments (reserve 2 tablespoons juice)
  • 1 ripe banana, thinly sliced
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened shredded dried coconut
  • 1 tablespoon light agave syrup


  • cutting board
  • small serrated knife
  • measuring cups and spoons
  • medium mixing bowl
  • strainer
  • rubber spatula

Place all of the ingredients in a mixing bowl and toss gently to combine. Chill in the refrigerator for at least 10 minutes before serving.


Add 1 or more of the following: 1/4 cup of halved red or green seedless grapes; 1/4 cup of cubed pineapple; 4 pitted medjool dates, coarsely chopped; and/or 2 tablespoons of chopped raw walnuts (unsoaked).

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