Orange Creamsicle Squares (AIP, Paleo)
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Ingredients
  • For the crust:
  • ¼ c coconut flour
  • 1 tbsp. arrowroot flour
  • pinch of sea salt
  • ¼ c coconut oil, melted
  • 1 tbsp. honey or maple syrup
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract (use alcohol-free vanilla flavour for elimination-phase AIP)
  • 2 tbsp. filtered water
  • For the filling:
  • 3 oranges, peeled and seeded
  • ½ tsp orange zest
  • 1 c coconut milk
  • 1 tbsp. vanilla extract (use alcohol-free vanilla flavour or pure vanilla powder for elimination-phase AIP)
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 1 tbsp. gelatin
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Combine coconut flour, arrowroot flour, and pinch of sea salt in a bowl. Make a well in the centre. Add the melted coconut oil, honey, and vanilla. Stir. Add the water and continue to stir until thickened.
  3. Press into an 8x8 baking dish. Bake for 15-20 minutes, until light golden on the edges. Remove from the oven and cool completely.
  4. Peel and seed oranges. Puree in a food processor.
  5. Place coconut milk and vanilla in a small sauce pan. Stir. Sprinkle gelatin on top. Allow to soften for 5 minutes.
  6. Gently heat and dissolve gelatin. Remove from the heat and add to ingredients in the food processor. Add honey and orange zest and process until smooth.
  7. Pour over the cooled crust and place in the fridge for at least 3 hours or until set.
Recipe by Eat Heal Thrive at https://eathealthrive.ca/orange-creamsicle-squares-aip-paleo/