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Raw Spicy Jicama Fries [Vegan]

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Raw jicama fries – spicy style! Jicama is a large, bulbous root vegetable with a thin brown skin and white crunchy flesh. Its sweet, nutty flavor is good both raw and cooked. Jicama ranges in size from about 4 ounces up to 6 pounds. It’s available year-round and can be purchased in Latin American markets and most supermarkets. It should be stored in the refrigerator in a plastic bag and will last for about 2 weeks. The thin skin should be peeled just before using. Jicama is a fair source of vitamin C and potassium. It is definitely an under-rated little guy!

Raw Spicy Jicama Fries [Vegan]

This Recipe is :

Dairy FreeRaw VeganVegan

Serves

4-6

Cook Time

10

Ingredients

  • 1 jicama ~ julienne sliced
  • 1 Tbsp coconut or olive oil – I used coconut oil
  • 3 Tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1-2 green onions chopped or chives
  • 1 tbsp chili powder
  • sea salt – to taste

Preparation

  1. Peel jicama and slice julianne style.
  2. Place in glass dish and sprinkle nutritional yeast, sea salt, oil and chopped green onion on top of jicama. Using your hands (which I love to do) mix thoroughly to ensure all the slices are coated. Alternatively, you can add to a glass dish/bowl with a lid and shake the ingredients to ensure coverage without getting messy.

Notes

I found that by letting the fries marinate for about an hour (covered) – in the refrigerator – will enable all the flavors and oil to penetrate better. Tastier!

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Kibby Miller turned her life and health around in 2010 by switching over to a plant-based diet and lifestyle.  Two years later, enthused with the results she saw in herself and passionate about getting the word out, she started her own blog on healthy, plant-based eating.  She now teaches others how easy and delicious it is to transition over to this way of eating and living through her Healthy Cooking Classes.  Her approach to healing focuses not only on the foods you put into your mouth but also incorporates the elements of body, mind and spirit.  Come visit www.kibbysblendedlife.com to find out more about Kibbyand to get tons of information, recipes, and inspiration! website:  http://www.kibbysblendedlife.com Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Kibbys-Blended-Life/461561530523978?fref=ts Youtube videos: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaZUNKGOr7v1lH24exuX9wQ/videos


 

 



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5 comments on “Raw Spicy Jicama Fries [Vegan]”

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Stephanie Wilson
2 Years Ago

The jicama fries were terrible. They were utterly bland and left completely untouched at our dinner party. I would recommend looking elsewhere for a jicama recipe.


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Marie Senora
2 Years Ago

common in Baja


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Sandy Mulroy
2 Years Ago

I live off these!!


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Jessica Lauren
2 Years Ago

Laura Brewer Sweet heres our answer to wtf is jicama!


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Maraika Mason
2 Years Ago

Have never seen it in Australia - unless it is called by another name.


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