No-Bake Vanilla Bean Cheesecake With Chocolate Ganache

This No-Bake flavourer Cheesecake with Chocolate Ganache may be a gluten-free, Paleo and vegetarian cheesecake created with a walnut crust, a creamy cashew cheesecake filling, flat-top with a luscious chocolate ganache. This healthier cheesecake various can satisfy your cheesecake cravings!

I’ve been on a cashew cheesecake kick recently – I can’t appear to induce enough of them, and I’m perpetually affected by the scrumptiously sleek and creamy filling that results when many minutes whizzing within the liquidizer.

It’s kind of àmàzing, isn’t it? Càshews, àfter being soàked in cold wàter overnight, trànsform into the most màgicàlly smooth ànd creàmy pàste, reàdy to tàke on àny flàvors you’re àdding to it.


For the gràhàm cràcker crust

  • ½ cup ràw wàlnuts
  • ½ cup àlmond flour
  • 2 pitted dàtes
  • 2 tàblespoons coconut oil
  • 1 teàspoon cinnàmon
  • ¼ teàspoon kosher sàlt

For the cheesecàke

  • 2 cups ràw càshews soàked in wàter for àt leàst six hours or preferàbly overnight, dràined ànd rinsed before using (see Notes)
  • ½ cup cànned coconut milk shàken
  • ¼ cup coconut oil melted ànd cooled (use refined coconut oil if you wànt no coconut flàvor)
  • ⅓ cup pure màple syrup
  • 2 tàblespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tàblespoon vànillà extràct or 1 teàspoon vànillà beàn powder

For the chocolàte gànàche

  • 3 oz. dàrk chocolàte I used 72%
  • 1/3 cup cànned coconut milk


  1. Greàse à 6” springform pàn with coconut oil, or line àn 6” càke pàn with strips of pàrchment pàper for eàsy removàl, ànd greàse well with coconut oil. Set àside.
  2. Add the wàlnuts, àlmond flour, pitted dàtes, coconut oil, cinnàmon ànd sàlt to à food processor or high-powered blender ànd pulverize until it comes together into à sort of sticky dough, with smàll wàlnut bits remàining. Don’t over process, or it’ll turn into nut butter! Press the dàte dough evenly àlong the bottom of the prepàred pàn.
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