There are a lot of vegan strawberry cheesecake recipes I like but this one is definitely the most fun. Strawberry cheesecake is my favorite so I am always looking for vegan strawberry cheesecake recipes to try out. Is there any better vegan food than cheesecake?
This is a really great idea of cheesecake. If you don’t like to eat a lot of sweets like me then these vegan strawberry cheesecake bites are just perfect. You can eat one of them and get your vegan dessert fix without over eating.
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Vegan Strawberry Cheesecake Bites
Vegan Cheesecake Crust
18 graham crackers
4 Tbsp coconut oil
Vegan Cheesecake Filling
1.5 cups cashews (affiliate link)
(soak in quart of hot water for an hour then drain)
1.8th tsp Salt
1/2 tsp vanilla extract
1/3 Cup maple syrup
2 Tsp cornstarch
1.5 tsp Agar Powder
14 Ounce can coconut milk
Lemon juice from 1/2 lemon
Vegan Cheesecake Topping
4 Cups frozen strawberries
3 Tbsp Water
3 Tbsp maple syrup
1 Tbsp lemon juice
1 tsp agar powder
Vegan Strawberry Cheesecake Preparation Instructions
Preheat oven to 350F.
Lightly grease a 24 slot muffin tin or use a non-stick muffin pan.
In a food processor or blender, pulse graham crackers until mixture has a fine texture. You can also crush graham crackers in a sealed plastic bag using a rolling pin.
Add coconut oil and mix well.
Spoon 1/2 tablespoon into each muffin cup and gently press down with fingers.
Bake for 5 to 10 minutes. Set aside to cool.
In a blender, combine all filling ingredients and mix until very smooth.
Pour mixture into a saucepan and bring to a boil, stirring constantly, for 1 minute.
Divide filling evenly among muffin tins, up until 1/8 in (1/2 cm) from the edge.
Place frozen strawberries in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Simmer on low heat for 10 minutes.
Pour mixture into a colander and gently extract juice by pressing down on strawberries with a spatula. Discard strawberries.
In a bowl, combine water, maple syrup, lemon juice and agar-agar.
Pour into a saucepan, adding strawberry juice. Bring to a boil and let simmer for 1 minute. Cool down for 2 to 3 minutes. (do not let the mixture set).
Garnish mini cakes with strawberry jelly and refrigerate for an hour until filling has set.
Using a blunt knife, gently pry edges to loosen cakes and pop them out.
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