I love my homemade almond milk and it is healthier than what you can buy. You can easily learn how to make almond milk at home and use all natural healthy ingredients, no sugar and only Organic Unpasteurized Almonds
Almond milk is a popular vegetarian and vegan beverage consumed around the world and if you’re reading this recipe, you likely already know that.
You’re familiar with the benefits and you enjoy the taste. Maybe you are using it as a replacement for dairy.
Either way, the almond milk recipe below is easy, affordable and way better for the environment.
Why Would You Want to Make Almond Milk Yourself?
Find your nearest container and have a look at the label. Stop reading as soon as you cannot pronounce something and then just count the rest of the ingredients.
This almond milk recipe contains 4 items and one of them is optional.
When you make almond milk at home, you know exactly what you’re putting in your mouth
DidUKnow: Almond milk is an ingredient common in Medieval European recipes, particularly in Lent dishes (milk, eggs, and meat broth all being forbidden in Lent).
How to Make Almond Milk
The recipe below is my basic quick one.
1. Soak overnight (12 hours), pour off water & follow the recipe.
2. Put almonds in a food processor, run it briefly.
3. Add a little water, run it longer.
4. Continue adding water and running the processor until you have a milky liquid.
5. Add stevia to taste.
6. Also you can add vanilla if desired
You can make thicker almond milk with more almonds relative to the amount of water.
I don’t mind the bits of almond skin, but you can strain if desired especially if you are planning on drinking it.
Almond Milk Sweeteners
There are a number of ways to sweeten this or any kind of nut milk.
Each sweetener adding a different health benefit or even setting the mood so to speak.
Learn why the almonds need to be Raw Almonds
Best to use these clean almonds that have been grown organically and are not pasteurized.
To discover the benefits of almonds: 9 Health Benefits of Almonds
Almond is the ONLY nut that is alkaline-forming. All the rest are acid forming.
This recipe is like riding a bike. Once you know how to make almond milk and have gone through the process, you’ll never forget the process. And it’s literally the same for any nut milk.
More Vegan Milk Recipes for You
Try making some Delicious Creamy Brazil Nut Milk. – Brazil nuts make a very healthy Brazil nut milk; they are high in selenium, thiamin (Vitamin B1, phosphorus, and magnesium. This is very easy and simple nut milk to make.
Hemp Heart Milk – This hemp heart milk is made with hemp hearts which are the hemp seeds hulled. I was very surprised at how quickly it was made and how creamy it was!