Maca "Caramel" Tarts

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Servings 4 people
Raw, tasty, gluten-free and vegan - your sweet tooth will love this dessert!

How It's Made


  • 8-10 Medjool Dates
  • 1 cup European almonds
  • 1 tablespoon cacao powder
  • 1 teaspoon Maca Powder
  • 1 tablespoon Goji berries
  • a pinch sea salt


  1. Prepare the dates by soaking them in hot water for a few minutes until they are soft.
  2. In a blender mix the almonds until they become a flour-like texture. Add in some dates (4-5) and cacao powder and mix well to form the tart crust.
  3. Press the crust dough into small tart molds.
  4. Prepare the caramel by mixing the remaining dates and the maca powder, adding the water the dates soaked in as necessary. Pour the caramel over the crust in the tart molds.
  5. Add a pinch of Himalayan sea salt and decorate with goji berries, nuts, or hemp seeds. Refrigerate for a few minutes before serving.
Vert et Fruité
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Vert et Fruité

When these two friends, one, a gluten intolerant and the other a vegan, came together, their goal was finding new ways to eat healthy without falling into the hippie cliche. Their recipes prove that you can continue to live active and urban lifestyles while still eating simply and healthily.